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What to do if my 4 year old has had a bad cough and now she's breaking out in hives?

Contact your doc. Hives is a sign of an acute allergic reaction, such as to an antibiotic, for example. If she is taking an antibiotic or medication for the cough, she may be allergic to it, and this needs to be treated immediately. There are many less serious causes of hives, but an acute reaction should be ruled out first. Read more...