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little noses decongestant

my son is 13 months, he does not have a runny nose during the day, however at night i hear his nose stuffed up while he tries to sleep, i tried using saline nose drops, baby rub, breathing treatment and cool mist humdifer. nothing works. have any one uses the little noses decongestant nose drop. if so do they work and are they safe for a 13 month old

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Asked by mellanie1998 at 8:11 PM on Jul. 21, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • At 8 months our little girl got her first cold and upon our peditritian's recommendation, we used little noses decongestant for nighttime. She could not breath through her nose and had a hard time trying to adjust breathing comfortably through her mouth. She would wake up crying because she was uncomfortable. It works awesome! It lasts about 5 hours or so.
    She is now 13 months. Total, we have used it 6 times during that timeframe. Just read the box and make sure you use the right amount.

    Answer by cdp6808 at 9:38 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • It's weird that it's only at night in her bed. Is it possible that she is allergic to something in her room?

    Answer by beckcorc at 11:01 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • I used the little noses drops for my son when he was 8months old because of his first cold. Have you listened to her breathing at night? Could it possibly just be snoring? Some babies start to snore depends on the weather outside as to what it sounds like, sometimes squeaking, sometimes sounds like normal snoring and then other times it sounds like a stuffy nose.

    Answer by szeimetz at 2:55 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • I to have also used little noses drops for our son as well at 8-9 months as well because everything i tried helped but not really well so a friend of mine suggested them and i went and bought them and Tre them they worked really good all though he didn't like it up his nose that much so it was kinda hard to do

    Answer by mblucky at 11:28 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

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