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scratchy throat :(

My 5 year old was up half the night getting drinks of water and crying because her throat hurt she said it is scratchy,anyone know something that is good for that? she doesnt have a cold her allergies just a sore throat.

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proudmom34

Asked by proudmom34 at 5:54 AM on May. 5, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Have her gargle with salt water.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:25 AM on May. 5, 2010

  • honey supposed to be good
    68tl

    Answer by 68tl at 7:40 AM on May. 5, 2010

  • Tea with honey and lemon.

    My usual remedy for a sore throat is Bailey's Irish Cream, but I wouldn't suggest that for a 5 year old. :D
    LokisMama

    Answer by LokisMama at 10:10 AM on May. 5, 2010

  • not sure what area you are in but all three of my kids 8 5 and 2 have strep with very little symtoms except for sore throat.. I'd try the remedies suggested but if still complaining about it, I think it's worth a trip to the ped..I live in So. Indiana and strep is horrible hear.. I have never had it and I am being treated..GL
    fbic72

    Answer by fbic72 at 11:40 AM on May. 5, 2010

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