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Mom of a 1 yr 10 m old boy

Q. Hai my son is having severe cough and cold.... Which medication is best

ExpertDr. Pandurang sawantPaediatrician
A. Most of the time cough cold, are viral in origin They may subside by 3 -9 days No need of any medication if mild. If cough and cold then need steam inhalation, nasal decongestant drops (nasivion baby nasal drops 1drop in each nostril 3 times a day for 3 days). And cough syrp or drops as per babys Cough condition (wet or dry). Keep ur baby well hydrated in cough cold episode Proper hand washing, keeping away ur baby from other infected persons, exclusive breast feeding ur baby till 6months of the age. It will help. If decreased urine output, refusal to feed, decreased activity, breathing difficulty Then need consultation with nearest pediatrician.
sweetyMom of a 4 yr 1 m old girl
A. for medication I would suggest you to kindly check with your doctor along with medication some home remedies like applying mustard oil on chest back and neck of the baby in trying to give steam to the baby is the best option
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