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Cold, sneezes, sore throat. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   hi , i am down with cold and soar throat
Doctor :  
please proceed with your health query.
User :   can you please suggest what should i have
Doctor :   ok
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could you explain your symptoms in detail?
User :   i am having cold .. sneezes ... and it pains a bit when saliva goes through the throat
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is there fever associated?
Doctor :  
is there cough associated?
User :   cough yes
User :   fever dont think so but may be a bit sometimes
User :   but not sure of fever
Doctor :  
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is it a dry cough or are you producing sputum?
User :   dry one only at this i guess
User :   sputum may be a bit but not much
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what is the color of sputum?
Doctor :   do gargling with warm salt water 2-3 times a day for the sore throat
User :   sputum i dont think so actually
Doctor :  
and for cold take Tab Dolo Cold 1 tab 2 times a day
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if the symptoms are not better in 2 days time
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then you will need to meet adoctor to get examined for looking for possible infection
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and start antibiotics.
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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