Congestion & Blocked Noses No-one likes having a bunged up nose, least of all your little one.. When your baby has a blocked nose following a few simple tips can give relief.. CALPOL Soothe & Care Saline Nasal Spray & Saline Drops.
When children get colds, the flu, or allergies, nasal drops are an effective way to alleviate congestion. They are composed mostly of saline solution, which causes the blood vessels in the nose to contract and dilutes mucus and reduces swelling in the sinus area.
Minerva Pediatr. 2014 Dec;66(6):549-57. Nasal congestion in infants and children: a literature review on efficacy and safety of non-pharmacological treatments.
My 4.5 month old baby boy is very congested in his nose.. I have saline spray to help drain his nose, but he hates that too and doesn't stay still .
Saline nasal sprays have been the standard for nasal congestion in infants. Xylitol and saline is much better and prevents many complaints.