Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: shasha | 2009/03/26

Q.

cough and fever

my son has a cough for 2 weeks now,lately he has been getting afever and he does not sleep and moans the whole night.during the day he is fine but after 7 pm he starts getting a fever and he literaly does not sleep the whole night. please help me

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your son has obviously recently had a cold with a chest infection. It can take up to 3 weeks for your son to recover from this illness. Keep his nose clear using Salex nose drops twice day until he is better and give him a probiotic such as Reuteri daily for 10 days to boost his immunity.

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