BEST thing for CROUP! I hate CROUP. My grandma told me about this 10 years ago when my then 2 year old was suffering with nasty croup. It has been a lifesaver ever since with my boys who have all had reoccurring croup and other respiratory crap.
Line Pressing on the Ring Finger to Treat Cough ~ Is your child having a cough right now? You may want to try this simple remedy. Worth a try! This easy massage technique relieves a cough. It's supposed to be great for treating an attack of croup, too.
Treatment is steroids, aerosolized epinephrine o Glucocorticoids are a mainstay of treatment for children with mild, moderate, and severe croup. They provide a long-lasting anti-inflammatory effect and have been shown to decrease croup scores six hours after administration o Nebulized racemic epinephrine is used as rescue treatment for children with moderate to severe croup; does NOT have an impact after 2 hrs of administration