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Ds 19 months has got croup, this is night 2. His breathing is noisy while asleep and the cough is awful.
Tonight he coughed so much he vomited all over the living room.
Have been to the GP and as its viral its just a case of temperature management. Fair enough. Read somewhere about putting a wet towel on the radiator and his bedroom window is slightly open.
The coughing is obviously painful as he cries each time, paracetamol and brufen to cover this and temp.
Any other tips to help me survive this and help him be more comfortable?
I agree - I tried to run the shower when ds was in the bath and hardly any steam was made - all that happened was that he wanted to get out of the bath and get under the shower!
will try the kettle trick the next time.