Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Kedi | 2011/09/05

Q.

Cold &  flu

My 7 month old has a runny nose and a congested chest, took him to the Dr and he is currently on medication but he refuses to eat and lost weight. Please help.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Babies cannot feed or eat when they have a blocked nose. You need to help your baby to clear his blocked nose by using infant saline nose drops such as Salex or Bennett's infant saline nose drops twice a day.

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