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Medication and home remedy for cough - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi Doc
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I have a little cough..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Sincewhen?
User :   can you please prescribe me an over the counter medicine
Doctor :   Do you smoke?
User :   almost a week
User :   nope
Doctor :   do you have throat ache?
User :   no smoking
User :   no
Doctor :   is it productive cough?
Doctor :   do you have asthma?
User :   productive cough means?
User :   no asthma
Doctor :   ok good
Doctor :   you may try using Syrup Ascoril 1 tsp thrice a day
Doctor :   You may also try
User :   ok...i will try that...
Doctor :   using karvol plus capsules
Doctor :   for steam inhalation
Doctor :   either with water
Doctor :   or in your hand kerchief
User :   will these capsules dissolve in water?
Doctor :   that will help to relieve your congestion
Doctor :   no you need to cut and pour the liquid in it
User :   ok..
Doctor :   it is a small soft green capsule
User :   ok...
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with now?
User :   i will try both these things ...thanks for your help :)
User :   no thats all
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting...
User :   thanks again
Doctor :   Bye for now...
Doctor :   Take care..
User :   Bye..u too
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