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Having fever along with cough. Treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 27-Aug-2013
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User:Hello Doctor
User:I forgot to mention that my mother also has cough
Doctor:How bad is the cough?
User:not too bad. It started this morning. SO wanted to take precautionary measure before it peaks
Doctor:Does she have sputum production as well?
User:in 15 minutes she coughed twice and intesity is normal (not too low or not too high)
User:yes she does
Doctor:What colour is the sputum?
Doctor:So she does not need antibiotics for now
Doctor:If the cough gets very bad then she can take benadryl cough formula
User:ok. Thanks Doctor
Doctor:In case she is taking something for time, that time avoid giving her cetrizine
Doctor:If she is taking cough formula
Doctor:Avoid giving her cetrizine
User:got it
User:Thanks again!
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