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pain relief and teething - how much is too much???

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nellieloula Fri 15-Aug-08 07:16:20

My DD (nearly 10 months) has been teething for months. I can see the tip of the white in two of them but no actual teeth yet. She has also had a cold and cough for months, mostly due to a big brother at pre school and I think the teething is adding to the congestion/runny nose. It was all fine until a few nights ago, when she just wouldn’t settle to sleep and would wake several times in the night. This has now become a pattern. I’ve tried cuddles, feeds and teetha but the only thing that settles her is nurofen or medised. I’m just wondering how much pain relief you would feel comfortable with for a baby of this age and for how long??? Thanks

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