Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: rhea | 2008/12/05

Q.

child is chesty

My daughter is 1 year .For the past 2 weeks she has been chesty{ cough} and has a running nose. I.ve taken her to the doctor but, no help. What can i do?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby has a viral infection much like a bad cold. This infection has also affected her chest. She will take at least 2 to 3 weeks to recover. In the meantime the main treatment is to keep her nose clear by using Salex nose drops twice a day.

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