Red flags for children’s cough: When to worry about your child’s cough
Consult your child’s doctor if you notice any of the following:23
- Cough that lasted longer than 3 weeks
- High temperature, hot and shivery feeling
- Coughing continues for a long time, worsens at night.
The need for specialist care
Your primary healthcare doctor often will be able to answer your questions about your cough. In case he/she is unable to find the reason for your cough or find solutions to reduce your cough, you may be referred to a lung specialist