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What Helps Baby Stop Wheezing
Suction nose: Wheezing is a form of noisy breathing that medical experts usually associate with lower respiratory disease. Sometimes the term is casually used by parents and child observers to characterize loud or noisy breathing. If a baby does have noisy breathing first try suctioning the nose to see if there is improvement. If not, contact your pediatrician to describe and discuss your baby's symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
7 mo baby with runny nose, had fever, loss of appetite, grumpy, congested, possibly wheezing. What can I do to help her and should I take her to a dr?
My six month old is wheezing and coughing. Should i take him in now? Or wait until his well baby check (which is tomorrow)?
Yes: Salbutamol is a bronchodilator that is used to relieve spasm in the muscle of the airways. I do not like the syrup because i always find it is better to directly deliver the medication to the airways via the nebulizer. Of course, there are many 2 month olds who wheeze for other reasons bedside airway spasm. If there is no improvement with the meds, other diagnoses should be investigated by the doc. ...Read more
ALBUTROL MIST: Albuterol is a bronchdilater means it opens up the bronchi which go into spasm and cause the wheezing.It happens quite common in the babies with asthma and albutrerol inhalation is used to relieve the wheezing, but it does not do anything to the disease process which is inflammation in bronchi, so albuterol is used in combination with steroids.Other condition causing is wheezng is bronchiolitis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
BAby is wheezing. His chest is cleared. Tried ventolin but it doesnt seem to be working. Any other suggestions? baby is 3 months.
Wheezing: Examine your baby, if your baby is working hard to breathe, flaring his nostrils, chest is retracting and you can see him using his accessory muscles of respiration, then you should take him to the ER. He may require a nebulizer treatment and further evaluation. If your baby is very comfortable and happy, feeding well, then you can take him to see your pediatrician. Consider allergens/HEPA filter ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello, my baby girl is 8 1/2 months and have bronchiolitis been diagnosed for 3 days now, she is now wheezing and breathing 50 BPM after neb tx?
Bronchiolitis: Watch the way she is breathing. Does she need extra effort to breathe? If you see her nose flares, her ribs going in and out, retraction around her collar bones, or even if she seems blue around her lips or just blue, take her to er. ...Read more
My 6 month baby does not want to eat formula since yesterday. She is RSV + has been wheezing and coughing, its 3 pm and shes only had 2 gerbers 2 ounces of milk, what can I do?
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