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RSV

My baby had RSV at the beginning of november, he was hospitalized for 3 days 2 nights. he was 6 weeks old. But since then, he has a phlegm sound and boogers, he has trouble breathing speacially during the night and when he wakes up. He uses humedifier all the time, and I am just sad that he doesnt get any better today his pediatrician told me he is negative for RSV, what else can I do to help him get better?
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Its hard when we see our children suffer, has the Doctor prescribed any other med ?
    Removing sticky nasal fluids with a bulb syringe.
    Using a cool-mist vaporizer to keep the air moist and make breathing easier.
    Providing fluids in small amounts frequently through the day.
    Giving non-aspirin fever-reducers such as acetaminophen. Has he a fever ?
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