There is no reason why a child under 2 years should not get an antibiotic if this is required in order to treat a suspected bacterial infection. I cannot understand why the nurses at your local clinic will not treat your baby if this is necessary. Please take your baby to be seen by your GP.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.