Bronchiolitis is caused by a viral infection. Antibiotics, steroids, and breathing treatments are generally not helpful in the treatment of bronchiolitis. Treatment for bronchiolitis is supportive:
Expected timeline for improvement:
When to seek care:
When to go to the Emergency Room
When to return to school/activities
Your child may return to school when fever free for >24 hours without medication and has improving (though maybe not resolved) symptoms.