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My 3yr old baby coughing with blocked nose at night for 5days now. At times intense coughing and a lot of mucus. Mild temp. Advice plz.
Colds can get worse: Still sounds like 'just a cold' and likely ok to watch at home. Consider using some nasal saline spray or drops to loose mucous in nose to make breathing easier if fever > 102, new ear pain, worse sleep, acting more sick or you are concerned, child should see a doctor in coming days. ...Read more
My two and half old baby coughing and i feel muscus in his chest.Plz prescribe me medicine n tips as he is too young.What about fenistil?n humidifier?
A 3yr old baby coughing with blocked nose at night for 5days now. At times very intense. Plenty mucus. Mild temp. And he has adenoids. Advice plz.
Baby cough treatment: You can take steps to ease the symptoms of cough. If the cough is due to a common cold, try plenty of fluids and keep the air moist using a humidifier. If the nasal passages are congested, try saline nose drops to loosen thick nasal mucus, and suction the nose. For the cough due to acid reflux, try smaller, frequent feedings, frequent burping, keeping the baby upright during/after feedings. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on age: Most of the cold medicines have been removed from use for those under 4 to 6 years old. For small infants, nasal saline and suction are the best. After 1 year old, you can do honey, which is a natural cough suppressant. Vicks on the chest in small amounts helps, as does warm steam. If the cough is not resolving, see your doctor. ...Read more
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