Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
143 Doctors are Online

Child given wikoril drops for runny nose. What do you advise? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 09-Dec-2013
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Child Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions
User:my son is 1 y & 2 months old he has running nose over last 13 days
Doctor:sorry about that
Doctor:did you give him any medicine?
User:earlier he had sm cought proble. we gave wikoril drops 1 ml tid. and nobelization by budesal .5 mg (1 mi) + normal saline 1.5 ml
Doctor:that seems good
User:cought stoped but nose is still running it stops in night and start running in morning around 1.-11 am.
Doctor:how is he feeling now?
User:he has only running nose, and no oher issue.
Doctor:no fever as well?
User:but since last 2 days we noted he has cought by 2-3 times in a day.
User:no fever
User:we monitered when he has cold symtomps
User:for running nose we use nasivision ( for pediatric ) by 2 times in a day.
User:1 drops in each nostrils.
Doctor:You seem to be following the right medications
User:but still running nose
Doctor:sorry about that
Doctor:he is taking little longer to respond
Doctor:is what I feel
Doctor:Continue to use the nasovion drops
Doctor:He is not running fever
User:ok , is there any suggestion for running nose.
Doctor:be rest assured that there is nothing seriously wrong with his health
User:means no issue fro running nose.
Doctor:For running nose, I usually suggest for my pediatric patients around 1.5ml of Allercet syrup at bed time
User:we r only worrry thet running nose was there since long time.
Doctor:try the syrup allercet
Doctor:it should work for your son
Doctor:along with nasovion drops
User:syrup dose and medication sechudle.?
User:need not to nebulized.?
Doctor:no nebulizations is required for running nose
User:ok sir..
Doctor:The exact dosage and duration can be prescribe after examining your son
User:then we should consult our dr.
User:right now we r out of station so we r unable to consult our dr. fpr exam.
Doctor:sorry about that
Doctor:but continue the same medications
User:only i want to know there is any side effect fpr running nose sinace a long time in baby ?
Doctor:once you meet your doctor, you can get the right prescription for the same
Doctor:there are no side effects of the same
Doctor:In fact
User:ok sir.
Doctor:it is normal for babies to have it in their first 5 years
Doctor:Be rest assured and relaxed that he is fine
User:then we use only nasivision 1 drops in each by two times.
Doctor:that is right
User:ok sir thankyou for your suggestion.
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:wish your son a quick recovery
User:bye... n hv a nice day ...
Doctor:thank you too
Doctor:You too
Doctor:Happy weekend
Question is related to
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor