Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: DEE | 2009/02/10

Q.

10 MONTH OLD HAS A COLD AND RUNNY NOSE

DEAR PROF PLEASE ADVICE WHAT I CAN GIVE MY 10 MONTH OLD SHE HAS A RUNNY NOSE AND A COLD SHE BREATHES THROUGH HER MOUTH WHILST SLEEPING SHE DOES NOT HAVE A FEVER I AM GIVING SALEX DROPS AND RUBBING VAPOUR EASE BY BENNETTS ON HER BACK AND CHEST I ALSO PUT SOME KARVOL ON THE PILLOW TO HELP HER BREATH A BIT BETTER I DONT WANT IT TO GET WORST PLEASE HELP ME THANK YOU

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You are doing very well and using the correct treatment for your baby's cold. The Salex is the most important treatment of all to get her nose clear.

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