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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   my daughter is 3.5 and started with sneezy runny nose 2 days ago, the sneezy and runny nose has subsided, but now she has a barking dry cough, she has allergies and is on zyrtec for symptoms but doesn't seem to help with cough
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Is this the first time?
User :   saline and suction of the nose seems to help some
User :   no, the cough seems to come from the viral symptoms
Doctor :  
does she have temperature?
User :   no temp
Doctor :  
What did you give her as medicine for cough?
User :   atuss ds perscribed for her from previous visit to doc
Doctor :   Did you give that?

User :   yes early this morning, only admister it every 12 hrs
Doctor :  
Is she wheezing?

Doctor :  
Is she breathless?
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