2 doctors weighed in:

13 month old with runny nose and cough. No fever. Should I give any over-the-counter meds to feel better? If so, what?

2 doctors weighed in

In brief: No

Too young for over the counter meds.
You can elevate the bed, suction the nose with bulb suction, spray saline into the nose, encourage lots of clear fluids by mouth. Patience, and the patient will improve.

In brief: No

Too young for over the counter meds.
You can elevate the bed, suction the nose with bulb suction, spray saline into the nose, encourage lots of clear fluids by mouth. Patience, and the patient will improve.
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Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Pediatrics

In brief: Cold

it is better not to give your child any medications.
Try suctioning the nose, elevation of head of the bed and run a humidifier.

In brief: Cold

it is better not to give your child any medications.
Try suctioning the nose, elevation of head of the bed and run a humidifier.
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