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My 2yr old has a bad cough and kind of strains when he coughs. What should I do?

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See your doctor

A bad cough with straining needs to be evaluated.
We want to make sure your child is not wheezing or has bronchitis or worse. Once that has happened, we have a better idea of what to do. I know of some great chinese herbaceuticals and homeopathic remedies for cough, but i would want to evaluate a cough like you describe first.

In brief: See your doctor

A bad cough with straining needs to be evaluated.
We want to make sure your child is not wheezing or has bronchitis or worse. Once that has happened, we have a better idea of what to do. I know of some great chinese herbaceuticals and homeopathic remedies for cough, but i would want to evaluate a cough like you describe first.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Take him to doctor.

If he is having that much trouble when he coughs, his doctor needs to see him to make sure it's not something more severe that a common cold.

In brief: Take him to doctor.

If he is having that much trouble when he coughs, his doctor needs to see him to make sure it's not something more severe that a common cold.
Dr. Cindy Juster
Dr. Cindy Juster
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