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, My 23 months old son getting cold soo often, is there

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My 23 months old son getting cold soo often, is there any reason for that? Can I give him some vitamins to boost his immune system?
Thank you
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 3 years ago.
Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

Hello, Sorry about this problem - mostly virus may be responsible and please avoid taking him near coughing and sneezing persons, other kids may be giving him this virus.

Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

If he is growing well and feeding adequately then vitamins may not help. If not already supplementing, please give him vitamin D and calcium preparation, vitamin C drops daily.

Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

Another reason may be allergy for which you may consult allergy specialist if there also is watering of eyes, scratching and redness around nostrils.