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losing his voice

my eight month old is sounding like he is losing his voice, it is kind of raspy sound when he cries or makes sounds he appears to be fine not fussy no fever just a little runny nose that just cleared up any suggestions?

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mellanie1998

Asked by mellanie1998 at 8:05 PM on Feb. 11, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I'm not saying this is what it IS...but he might be coming down with croup.

    It could just simply be the mucous draining, too! (more likely) But croup is a virus that settles in the throat and I'm a bit gun shy when it comes down to it....my boys have had it a LOT. lol

    Just watch him and start treating him for a cold now...elevate his head, humidifier, steaming and suctioning as you can, Tylenol for discomfort....
    TiccledBlue

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 8:18 PM on Feb. 11, 2009

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