Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Rosee | 2009/09/11

Q.

Light cough

My 9 month old daughter just started coughing latly and sometimes it irretates her. what medication can i give her to stop that cough cause its a light one.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Cough mixtures are no longer recommended for babies.The important thing to do is to keep her nose clear as she probably has a cold. Use Salex nose drops twice a day.If her cough worsens or if she gets short of breath or feverish she must be seen by a doctor.

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