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17 month old, coughing...Home remedies??

Any ideas for how ease the coughing? The stuff his doctor gave us isnt really helping him.

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Asked by MommaWoods at 7:18 AM on Feb. 4, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • go in the bathroom and tuen on a hot shower, closed the bathroom doodr and sit in there with baby reading books, and letting baby breath in the steam

    Answer by mommymeg03 at 7:39 AM on Feb. 4, 2010

  • I agree with mommymeg.. That's exactly what I was going to suggest. The steam really helps to clear out the sinuses. :-)

    Answer by momof2il at 9:14 AM on Feb. 4, 2010

  • My doctor suggests a teaspoon of honey or jelly to soothe the throat and steam to relieve the congestion.

    Answer by aeneva at 10:24 AM on Feb. 4, 2010

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