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Cold, sore throat, Chlorhexidine gargling - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   How can I help you ?
User :   Hello doctor
Doctor :   Do you have fever ?
User :   Sir, I am having bad cold.. running nose, sore throat from the afternoon
User :   took few medicine but it's still the same
User :   No. I don't think. I checked with the thermometer in the afternoon and in the evening - it was normal
Doctor :   Ok, may i know what medications have you taken ?
Doctor :   Ok, crocin may not help here
User :   I took crocin
Doctor :   Do go for CHLORHEXIDINE throat gargling thrice a day and stem inhalation with Vicks
User :   and i also took livsat-5 for the running nose
Doctor :   Continue Livocet 5 ( Livsat 5 )
Doctor :   Take one tab in the night after food
Doctor :   yes, you will
Doctor :   Its an OTC
User :   sure doctor and regarding cholorhexidine.. can I get this at local chemist shop
Doctor :   Ok, Is there anything i can help you with ?
User :   ok.. sure doctor.. i will get this tomorrow morning.
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Wish you good health
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   hope I wud be better tomorrow morning.. lots of things to complete in office.
User :   No doctor.. thanks a lot
Doctor :   Good night
User :   Good night doctor
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