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my baby is one month and she has a cold is vaporizer with vicks ok?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Avoid aromas: I am fine with a misting vaporizer for any kid with congestion.However, i consider Vicks as air pollution and likely to produce more airway irritation in infants.I seldom recommend this product, and limit it to kids over 6 years if i do. Your better therapy at 1 monts is bountiful use of nasal saline drops and nasal suction.
Answered on Feb 18, 2015

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