Your daughter has recently had a chest infection probably an illness known as bronchiolitis. This is a virus infection caused by the RS Virus and may persist for as long as 6 weeks before your child recovers. Being a virus infection antibiotics do no help at all, so the 2 courses of antibiotics would have had no effect on her chest infection.Keep her nose clear by using Salex nose drops twice daily. Give her Mucospect twice daily to loosen the mucous still on her chest and give her a good probiotic such as Probiflora for 10 days. As she is now in a creche and she has not a good start there with a chest infection in her first month, she should be on Creche Guard daily.Do not give her the Benylin Cough Syrup.
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