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Cold, fever, nasal congestion - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   i am Dr here
User :   Hi Doctor
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   My Baby is having nasal congestion..
User :   When we are trying to make her sleep on the bed she is crying
Doctor :   may i know her age ?
User :   and she is comfort only when lying on my shoulders
User :   1.3
Doctor :   is she crying ?
User :   ya... but it seems that smething got struck..
Doctor :   well thats because when you have her on your shoulder by gravity it clear her chest thats why
Doctor :   have no given any medications?
User :   ya we had given her ascoril
User :   expectorant
Doctor :   any watery discharge ?
User :   morning she had a loose motion
User :   sme times mucus is coming from nose
Doctor :   sincee when is the congestion ?
User :   and sound is there while breathing
User :   she is hving cold from last 5 days
Doctor :   any fever ?
User :   ya.. fever was there... bt when v gave the crocin syrup it gt cured... bt sme times i feel that she is hvng little fever
Doctor :   well she seems to have got an infection
Doctor :   like a flu
User :   Doctor has advised us to do urine routine+culture and sensitivity
User :   and it seems like ok
Doctor :   now i want you to make sure you keep her well covered. and keep her against your chest tills she falls asleep
Doctor :   that will help her to breath properly
User :   ok
Doctor :   do you have a vaporizer
Doctor :   just run in for few mins in the room
User :   vaporizer means the one which is used for taking steam...right..?
Doctor :   yes just let it run in the room
User :   ok
Doctor :   little far from her
User :   ok
Doctor :   Use non medicated saline drop to loosen her mucus or crust in her nose.
User :   ok
Doctor :   and i do advise you to get her checked up again tomorrow morning to the pediatrician
User :   Bt nw I gt only NOSIKIND -p only... can i use it for nw...?
Doctor :   yes you can use it now
User :   bt tomorrow as it is sunday no pediatricians are available...
User :   Should I take her to some hospital..?
Doctor :   you can get it checked at any big hospital
Doctor :   they have on the clock
User :   ok
Doctor :   keep her warm
User :   ok
Doctor :   the weather has changed
Doctor :   she should be fine
Doctor :   do give the drops now
User :   ok
Doctor :   is she eating properly ?
Doctor :   give her water and juice
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