You have given a good description of your baby's cough. He did not improve after being given antibiotics. You mention that he seems to have a tight chest. It is likely that he is showing the ealy signs of asthma.If he does have asthma effective treatment is available for this age group. Please take him to be seen by a paediatrician as it is important to make the correct diagnosis and start treament early.When you take him to the paediatrician ask him/her directly whether your child has asthma.
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