Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: KS | 2009/03/25

Q.

2 MTHS BABY- BLOCKED NOSE

Hi

my 2months, 2 weeks daughter has a blockd nose with ocasional sneezing. I have been giving her saline drops - should I contiue with this? she does not have a fever. my husband wants us to take her to dr but I feel that this is not serious for that. what else can I give her?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is unusual for such a young baby to have a persistently blocked nose.She does not appear to have a cold. Keep on with the infant saline nose drops twice daily. If your baby's nose is still blocked after 10 days, please take her to see her paediatrician.

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