A 22-year-old female asked:
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does the albuterol work for cold because my child has a cold by 3 months?

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Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Bronchodilator: Albuterol is a bronchodilator, a medication that opens your airways to allow better airflow, and is not for used mainly for treating colds, especially in a 3 month old. I would have your child seen by a pediatrician and get a good evaluation and the proper treatment. Good luck.
Answered on May 2, 2013
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