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Coughing?

My 2 1/2 year old is coughing and his voice is scratchy and he said his chests hurt. The pharamist said I have to take him to the dr bc he's under 4. Should I take him or wait it out? Or do you have any natural remedies?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:53 PM on Oct. 28, 2010 in Health

Answers (5)
  • I would elevate the head end of his bed and add vapor rub stuff to the humidifier.
    dancinintherain

    Answer by dancinintherain at 7:54 PM on Oct. 28, 2010

  • If his chest hurts he may have bronchitis. I'd get him checked. I hope he feels better soon.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 7:54 PM on Oct. 28, 2010

  • any fever?

    I'd call the office ask for a Dr or nurse and see what they say

    try just honey -- to help the cough
    MELRN

    Answer by MELRN at 8:03 PM on Oct. 28, 2010

  • Try homey in warm tea...but you should take him in to make sure that it is just a cold and nothing more. Hope he feels better =)
    Shelii

    Answer by Shelii at 8:12 PM on Oct. 28, 2010

  • a 1/2 tsp of honey might help
    momoflilangel

    Answer by momoflilangel at 2:30 PM on Nov. 5, 2010

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