Colds are very common. Normal, healthy children can sometimes have 8 or more colds in a year! How long will it last?
A cold typically lasts around 1 week
Do antibiotics help?
There is no evidence that antibiotics help with colds
This information comes from the “When should I worry leaflet?” http://www.whenshouldiworry.com/resources/When%20should%20I%20worry-Booklet_Scotland.pdf