What do you give an infant with a cough?

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asked Jul 1, 2018 in Baby/Newborn by Kaith (290 points)
What do you give an infant with a cough?

When an infant has a cough what can you give the infant to get rid of the infants cough?

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answered Jul 1, 2018 by Jodie (20,690 points)
When your infant has a cough you can give them some infant paracetamol and also breastfeed or bottle feed the infant more often to help keep them hydrated as the infant will need more fluids when they have a cough or are sick.

Put a vaporizer or a humidifier to put out steam in your infants room which can help the infant breath better and fight off a cough.

There's not too much you can do or give an infant when they have a cough but do also make sure they get plenty of rest to help fight off the cough.

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