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Runny nose help

My 8 month old has had a runny nose for a few days. She's in a room with a humidifier. She's also about to cut a tooth (I see it just under the gums, should cut any time now) - could that be the cause? No fever, occasional cough

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Ashlynnsmommy07

Asked by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 9:53 PM on Dec. 20, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • it could be allergies or just nasal irritation. I wouldn't worry about it too much.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 10:38 PM on Dec. 20, 2010

  • Runny noses go hand in hand with tooth cutting. It's like every time they get a tooth, it looks like they have a "cold"...just keep an eye on her and make sure the cough doesn't worsen, but I don't think it's anything to be worried about =)
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 12:03 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • my girls always had runny noses when they were teething.
    asil

    Answer by asil at 6:01 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • My son always got a runny nose and a slight fever when he had a tooth coming in.
    PhilsBabyMama

    Answer by PhilsBabyMama at 10:15 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

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