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Baby Dry Cough And Cry
Acute cough in Peds: How old is your baby? Has your child received all of his vaccinations such as whooping cough and haemophilus influenzae? Does your child have fever or is he working hard to breathe, w/chest retractions or wheezing? If so, take him to be seen immediately. If your baby looks well, the peak season for infective cough is Jan-Mar. 90% acute cough viral/pediatrics, but asthma, etc. possible see peds md ...Read more
Crying in infancy is described as a loud, high-pitched sound made by infants in response to certain situations. Infants have a cry reflex that is a normal response to some stimuli, such as pain or hunger. Older children and adults cry for emotional reasons such as pain, fear, sadness, or frustration. Premature infants may not have a cry reflex, so they must be monitored closely for signs ...Read more
My 13months old baby having rare dry cough i could say rare because it usually hapend during dawn time and itruns for 10days already igave him solmux?
Recommend : A visit to the pediatrician.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had a baby 3wks ago and i developed a very dry cough feels like pressure on my chest everytime i lay on my left side n then the cough start pls help?
I'm 6 weeks with a dry cough nd asthma i'm having an extremely hard time breathing is this effecting my baby?
It might: A dry cough can be a sign of active asthma problems. If you are having shortness of breath more than twice a week, then you need to be taking a controller medication every day. There are several medications that are considered safe during pregnancy. Keep in mind that if your baby is not getting enough oxygen, this is more damaging than any asthma inhalers. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Neighbor kid was over to play. She coughed a single dry cough every little bit. does this sound like it would be contagious? Worried baby will getsick
If no other: symptoms I suspect this is not an infectious illness but rather allergic. ...Read more
M.D. visit: Babies prefer to breath through their noses,and keeping the nasal passages open with nasal saline and gentle suction is recommended. If the cough worsens or persists a visit to your pediatrician to evaluate possible wheezing, pneumonia and other causes is suggested. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wife is pregnant, she has a cold and a dry cough what can she take to help that doesn't affect the baby?
Rest: Rest, fluids, and time are the safest.Plain robitussin or cough drops can help.The NIH actually did a study proving that chicken soup really does help.Hot tea with honey and lemon can sooth as can inhaling steam and gargling with warm salt water.If she needs more she should check with her doctor.If it is influenza she may need an antiviral like tamiflu or even hospitalization.Hope she feels better ...Read more
2 month old baby having blocked nose ( not oozing) since 3 weeks. Sometimes she has a dry cough. Am scared. Is it ok? Should I give her zincovit drops
Try saline nose drop: try saline nose drops every 8hrs and only suction no more than every 8hrs some times oversuctioning can give swelling of the nasal mucosa and blockage. preferably do this before feeding so baby can eat and breath as babies are obligatory nose breathers a humidifyer with distilled water might help ofcoarse allergies to dust mold or pets must be considered ...Read more
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