What to do with a cold and stuffy nose in a 9-day-old newborn
What should I do if the 9-day-old newborn has a cold and nasal congestion? Newborns with cold and nasal congestion should follow the doctor’s knowledge to use drugs to treat the cold. Parents can help relieve the symptoms of nasal congestion by applying heat to the nose at home.
After the newborn's body is born, because the body's function development is not perfect, it is easy to be corroded by the virus. Adults will get sick if they are a little improper care. Usually it is a cold and nasal congestion. Then the newborn is 9 days old. What should I do if I have a cold and stuffy nose?
When a 9-day-old newborn has a cold and nasal congestion, it may be due to the increase in secretions in the nose, and then the phenomenon of nasal congestion. After such a situation occurs, do not rush to take medicine. At this time, give your baby more hot water, and Dip a medical cotton swab with warm water to gently take out the secretions that are blocking the nose, so as to alleviate the nasal congestion.
In addition to the above methods, you can also use a hot towel to apply the nose to the baby, which can also reduce the nasal congestion, and you can also use the green onion to soak in the water, and then smoke the baby's nose while it is hot. This method has a very effective effect on the nasal congestion caused by wind and cold. Well, parents can also give it a try.
If the baby’s cold and nasal congestion cannot be improved after the above small methods, then medication should be taken. In fact, if the baby can heal on its own, it is still not recommended to be given medication. However, if the situation does not improve for a long time, medication is needed, because The therapeutic effect of the medicine is still very good, and it will also speed up the baby's recovery. Be sure to feed more boiled water during the baby's illness.