This kind of wheezing usually follows on a viral infection and is not due to an allergy. However if you have a family history of asthma then an allergy may well be responsible for most of her symptoms. She should be on the Singulair for a relatively short period such as 1 month. I am not happy about you having to give antibiotics to your baby for a viral illness and also the repeated use of Preflam which is a cortisone should not be encouraged. I would be happier if a clear diagnosis of your baby's problem was made and for this purpose suggest that she be seen by a paediatric pulmonologist or allergist. There are experts in all the main centres in SA.
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