Healthy Everyday • Tuesday, 18/07/2023 - 10:55 (GMT+7)

1. What is a cough with phlegm?

Cough with phlegm in young children, is a common symptom of respiratory problems. Usually described as a hoarse and characteristic sounding cough, accompanied by a sensation of mucus or phlegm in the pharynx or respiratory. However, it is often difficult for young children to fully describe the symptoms, so careful observation and further learning from the doctor is important to make an accurate diagnosis.

Early symptoms of cough with phlegm in children:

  • Cough for a long time does not go away.
  • Cough a lot, wheezing.
  • Cough accompanied by fever, vomiting.
  • Cough accompanied by mucus.

2. Causes of cough with phlegm in children

The cause of a productive cough in young children can also be due to many factors, including:

  • The weather changes seasons suddenly.
  • Viruses and bacteria can cause respiratory infections in young children, causing a cough with phlegm.
  • Allergies: When young children are exposed to allergens such as pollen, house dust mites, or food allergens, they can cause rhinitis and bronchitis, making them cough with phlegm.

3. Effective methods of cough with phlegm for children

  • Drink enough water and drink warm: Make sure that your child drinks enough water to maintain moisture in the body. Warm water helps soften phlegm and soothe any discomfort caused by phlegm.
  • Ensure adequate sleep: Adequate sleep helps the child's immune system to be enhanced, thereby reducing the risk of respiratory infections.
  • Create a ventilated environment: Make sure that the air in your child's room is always well-ventilated, avoiding cigarette smoke and other irritants. You can use a steam generator or place a hot water bottle in your child's room to increase the humidity in the air, steam can help soften phlegm and reduce irritation in your child's respiratory.
  • Back Massage: Gently massaging a child's back can help loosen phlegm and promote coughing. Use gentle patting or massaging movements on your baby's back.

In addition, the use of expectorants to help clear the respiratory and relieve symptoms of shortness of breath due to mucus is often preferred by doctors.

ACETYLCYSTEIN BOSTON is indicated in the following cases: Treatment of bronchial secretion disorders, especially during acute bronchial disorders: acute bronchitis and acute stage of chronic pulmonary disease.

ACETYLCYSTEIN BOSTON contains ingredients:

  • Contents of 100 mg and 200 mg.
  • Pack of orange flavored effervescent powder, sweet and easy to drink.
  • The product is suitable for children aged 2 years and up.

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To ensure the health of the child, when noticing that the child has signs of cough and sputum, parents need to quickly take the child to see a doctor for examination and appropriate treatment recommendations.

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