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1 year old child with cold and runny nose - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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User:Hello Dr.
Doctor:Hi Dr XXXXXXX here
User:i wanted to speak to Peadric
Doctor:please proceed with the query
User:this is regarding my daughter who is 1 yr and 2 weeks old
User:My daughter is having cold with sever running nose i had taken her to the hopital, Dr. has adviced to give T-Minic and Nasoclear for her nose block
User:but there is not improvments
User:she still has running nose...and finds difficult in breathing
User:i also gave her steam
Doctor:From how long is he having cold
User:she is having from last 3 days
Doctor:Is there any fever, cough
User:Fever was there i gave her Kalpol, now there is not fever no cough
User:only this cold is very sever
Doctor:If there is a nose block then she needs nebulisation twice per day
Doctor:only steam will not help her
User:Dr said nebulistion is not required
User:i did check with that aslo
User:early i used to use Nasion drops
Doctor:But that will help her if it very severe, since it will be medicated
Doctor:Nasovion is good
User:NAsoclear and Nasovion which one do you suggest
Doctor:Nasovion is good
Doctor:I suggest you take the oral medication
User:ok, which one do you suggest or advice
Doctor:along with that use drops and do nebulisation twice for 2 days
Doctor:we cannot prescribe oral medications in this forum, what has the doctor prescribed you
Doctor:ok, it is good
Doctor:along with that give her warm food and only boiled water to drink, do not give any cold fruits
Doctor:like banana, oranges etc..
Doctor:give her soups if she likes
Doctor:If it increases she might need antibiotics
Doctor:Do you have any more queries.
User:there is no use checking anything over her on this forum then
Doctor:You can also give her Zinc drops
User:as we are only asked and no medicine is suggested here
Doctor:We cannot prescibe medicine over this forum, or any forum,this is only to inform the patients or guide them on what treatment and options are good.
Doctor:If you have any doubts regarding any disease or their treatment we can help you out too.
User:what is the use of Zinc Drops
Doctor:It helps to protect from cold
User:is if oral drops?
User:and how do we need to give
Doctor:yes in XXXXXXX drops
User:i mean how many drops
Doctor:you can give 3 to 4 drops per day
Doctor:Kindly login for further queries.
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