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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   flu is gone as well fever as well runny nose
Doctor :  
Yes follow ups are important
Doctor :  
Nice improvement
User :   the remaining syptom is only congestion in the center of chest
Doctor :   Ok

User :   which is discooving slowly with bosolvin
User :   but the coughing is more often
Doctor :  
With the 2 syrups you have mentioned in the last chat, that would be fine in a few days
User :   doc asked me to con bisolven and she asked me to take anothr syrup. thats why am here to consult ur opinion
User :   the other syrup doc said to take is called butalin
Doctor :   Yes

User :   whats that for?
Doctor :  
That is to ease congestion
User :   but thats bisolvin too
User :   so whats the diff
Doctor :  
Bisolving is a mucolytic
Doctor :  
which dissolves mucus
Doctor :  
But Butalin relaxes the resp airways
User :   ah ok
Doctor :  
so that congestion is resolved
User :   when i inhale i dont have a single problem but when i exhale that air out
User :   i feel and hear shizzy sound
User :   whizzy
Doctor :  
User :   prob thats why she gave me
Doctor :  
That should resolve with Butalin
Doctor :   Yes, you are right
User :   ok thanks doc, just wanted to update you since you have been great help
Doctor :  
Oh thats nice of you
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   doc one last thing, bec of taking these two syrups i feel bad in the stomach and also feel all the time nausia
User :   i should take zantac bef meal
Doctor :   You have been adivised by the doctor
Doctor :  
Follow the same advice
User :   ok doc
User :   i will
User :   you take care and i feel like you guys are my family docs
Doctor :  
Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
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Thanks for the compliment
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