Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

2 Bumps

3wks old, coughing

My son is 3 weeks old and has a cough. It's a yucky wet sounding cough that he's had for two days now. Should I call the docs? Or wait and see if it goes away on its own? What would you do?

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:49 PM on May. 14, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

Answers (5)
  • call the doctor. it could be allergies or it could be asthma or it could even be bronchitis..when the baby is that young, you should not hesitates..
    alejandra559

    Answer by alejandra559 at 6:00 PM on May. 14, 2011

  • I would prob wait at least 1-2 more days and see if it gets any better or goes away,if not call your doc
    SparkleAndCandy

    Answer by SparkleAndCandy at 10:22 PM on May. 14, 2011

  • That young I would call the dr.
    Kitkat61277

    Answer by Kitkat61277 at 1:07 AM on May. 15, 2011

  • I would def call the doc, that is way to young to have a cough like that, better safe than sorry, cuz if it is something and you just try to wait it out and see, it could get worse or turn into something more serious....good luck, hope everything turns out ok!
    summermail88

    Answer by summermail88 at 3:09 AM on May. 15, 2011

  • call doctor they can tell u what to do
    sassy21176

    Answer by sassy21176 at 10:40 AM on May. 15, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN