Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: h | 2008/12/17

Q.

flying while having grommets


my sister'  s baby of 8 months got grommets in when he was 5 months. they are soon going to fly on an airplane. do you have any tips on taking good care on the flights during take off and landing when it comes to the cabin pressure.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The usual recommendations apply. Your sister should use Salex nose drops in her baby's nose just before take off. During both take off and the entire landing process her baby should be drinking from his bottle.

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