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My son is 5 weeks today and is coughing and sneezing. what can i do?

He has no fever and hes been kind of fussy.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:50 PM on Dec. 1, 2009 in Health

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  • Not much you can do medicine wise. For congestion use a humidifier, saline and nasal bulb. Keep an eye out for a fever. I use baby vicks but my DD wasn't that young so ask the pharmacist/doctor.
    Farrahann

    Answer by Farrahann at 2:00 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • Call his doctor. He/she needs to see him to determine if he has just a cold or something worse. You don't want to wait until its midnight and he's screaming with a fever and there's nothing you can do.
    Ash9724

    Answer by Ash9724 at 2:00 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

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