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ok my daughter is 2 1/2 years old has mild persistant asthma well she has had an awful cough for the last 2days ive been giving her Similasn cold & mucus relief and its not helping what else can i do.

asthma and born 13 weeks early very low ammune system

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Asked by andraha at 9:56 AM on Nov. 5, 2013 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Call her doctor

    Answer by Daigen at 10:05 AM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • I don't think you should give her honey, esp if she was a preemie, and if she has never had it before, I think you need to go and see her doctor.

    Answer by 2kids2dogs2cats at 11:08 AM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • Dog goes woof
    Cat goes meow
    Bird goes tweet
    and mouse goes squeek

    Cow goes moo
    Frog goes croak
    and the elephant goes toot

    Ducks say quack
    and fish go blub
    and the seal goes ow ow ow ow ow

    But theres one sound
    That no one knows
    What does the PHYSICIAN say?

    What does the PHYSICIAN say?

    Answer by m-avi at 11:27 AM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • Sounds like an ongoing, mild asthma attack. You should be calling her doctor ans asking for some advice. He/she may want you to bring her in for an in-office nebulizer treatment.

    Answer by Rosehawk at 11:41 AM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • Removed my honey answer..2kids2dogs2cats you may be right! Although it works for my son, I would hate for it to harm someone else's.

    Answer by WhyPiggy at 11:47 AM on Nov. 5, 2013


    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 12:01 PM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • Call her doctor?

    Answer by Dardenella at 1:11 PM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • Cough medicine doesn't help an asthmatic cough. She needs asthma medication like albuterol or singulair. Talk to your doctor.

    Answer by mompam at 1:56 PM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • If she has mild asthma she should have an albuterol inhaler, use it. If you are giving it every 4 hours you need to go to the doctor. Cold medicine isn't going to do anything for an asthma attack.

    Answer by AF4life at 6:55 PM on Nov. 5, 2013

  • Take her to the hospital for a breathing treatment and nebulizer.

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 7:54 PM on Nov. 5, 2013

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