How Long Does Coughing Up Phlegm In An 11 Month Old Baby Get Better?
Good morning, I want to ask, my child from Friday cough rarely, after treatment on Sunday so the batik often phlegm seems to also not be able to expel its phlegm so it forces a continuous cough, I finally decided to meet the doctor again in a different hospital to get the medicine also different, today Wednesday still coughs frequently in the morning, the normal afternoon tomb a little, intensely indeed the morning cough constantly, from today hrs. Is that normal? If the counselor is due to an allergy and a virus, but I forgot to ask how long is it normal for someone, baby, or adult to cough ?? If you cough with phlegm. Thank you doctor.
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coughing is the body's natural response when the airway's defense system is disturbed from the outside. With a cough, the body can clear mucus or irritation factors to get it out of the lungs. the cause of cough can be caused by allergies, viruses, bacteria and meningnya stomach acid so that it irritates the throat and causes coughing. the actual cause of coughing you and adults alike.
a cough can generally heal within three weeks and rarely indicates certain diseases. Therefore, coughing does not require special treatment. However, herbs such as honey and lemon water can help relieve mild coughing. but if it is caused by allergies such as cold air in the morning, dust and pollen or cat hair, then the cough will disappear if you avoid the originator or the doctor will help with the provision of anthistamine drugs, whereas for the virus will heal by itself according to the increase in endurance if caused by bacteria it must be given antibiotics.
but if the cough does not heal for more than 3 weeks and is accompanied by symptoms of shortness of breath, coughing up blood, coughing accompanied by vomiting you must be alert and immediately bring it to the doctor to get a handler.
there are some tips that can be done:
avoid triggers such as cold air by wearing thick children's clothes, keep the child's body unexposed to cold air, clean the house in the sun, do the sun in the sun in the morning for 15 minutes, give the child plenty of fluids, like warm water, drink regular medication given by the doctor you can give a special balm your child smeared on the bronze, chest and neck you can use warm water vapor or diffuser to avoid children from people who are sick, and do not make direct contact with others you can read articles protect babies from corona virus
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