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Cough due to pollution - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi Doctor
Doctor :  
How can i help you
User :   I have a continuous cough problem...
User :   Everytime I get exposed to AC, or outside environment(pollution) I start coughing
User :   I have tried general medication, but that seems to be a temporary solution
User :   It serves only for few hours and then the problem is back
Doctor :   did you get checked this with doc

User :   yes, I did! But the suggestion was to avoid pollution and the Doc said it might be due to cold.
Doctor :   ya that is the aggraveting factor

Doctor :  
the treatment is to avoid it
Doctor :  
what alternatives was suggested
Doctor :  
what medications you have taken?
User :   well, he suggested taking ginger in food, suggested to take cough syrup only if it grows.

Doctor :  
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