Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: debbie | 2012/03/06

Q.

blocked nose

my 1yr son has blocked nose for 2 weeks and cough and find difficult to breath ,i did take him to the doctor twice already and was given medication but the problem still continues, what could be the problem.Ple advise

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The most likely reason is that your baby son may have enlarged and infected adenoids.Try using a Sterimar Baby Nasal Spray twice daily to try to clear his nose. If he is not better after 5 days it would be best to ask an ENT specialst to see him.

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