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Baby having running nose and cough. Which medication to take? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 15-Oct-2013
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Doctor:Please go ahead with your query
User:Hi, I am XXXXXXX My Son is 4 years old
User:he is having running nose, and cough
User:not much temperature
User:we have given Ascoril for cough twice today
Doctor:Is he bringout sputum ?
Doctor:Are you with me?
Doctor:Give him CHESTON syrup, 5ml thrice a day
User:sorry internet disconnected
User:i am back now
User:there is whizzing noise
User:no sputum
Doctor:Ok Ascoril is suitable then
Doctor:it should be given thrice
Doctor:and dose needs to be properly adjusted
User:for cold ?
Doctor:That works as well
User:So Ascoril thrice a day
User:for both cough & cold
Doctor:yes, if the wheezing does not get better it s important to see a doctor within a day
User:thats all, thank you
Doctor:Thank you for visiting me here
Doctor:Bye for now
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