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any home remedies for a cough?

my son is 3 1/2 has a bad, dry cough his chest hurts, doctors recommend cough syrup

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alexamomyof2

Asked by alexamomyof2 at 3:44 AM on Jul. 28, 2009 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • Honey and a little cayanne pepper. Ginger root tea. Socks with vaporub on the feet. Steam or humidifier. That's all I can think of right now.
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 3:48 AM on Jul. 28, 2009

  • raw preferably honey in tea/lemonade drink
    2mothershelpers

    Answer by 2mothershelpers at 3:49 AM on Jul. 28, 2009

  • put him in a shower room for humidity
    watch his tummy if is retracting he needs to go to the ER for breathing treatments. Is their a cat allergy? asthma?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:52 AM on Jul. 28, 2009

  • have him sit still and drink a lot of honey tea/lemonade cooler
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:53 AM on Jul. 28, 2009

  • Enough, with pushing the manuka 2mothers.....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:19 AM on Jul. 28, 2009

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