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Medications for cold, cough, burning sensation in the eyes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   can i know ur speciality
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.

User :   ok
User :   i am having cold n cough
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :  
Since when are you having it?
User :   about a week now, I tried taking some medicines like combiflam'
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
May I ask you few questions to know about you?
User :   sure
Doctor :   Please give your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation
User :   27, f,
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :  
Have you taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
User :   i mentioned i took combiflam
User :   didnt see the doc yet
Doctor :   Ok, was it only Combiflam?
User :   yea
Doctor :  
Do you have fever?
Doctor :   or feverish symptoms like bodypain

User :   i feel warm and my eyes hurt, but i dont have temp yet
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
When did these symptoms meaning warm and eye pain start?
User :   2 days
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Are you getting secretions from the nose and/or throat?
User :   yes from nose
Doctor :   Is it watery/thick?

User :   watery
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
How about sneezing? and do you have allergy issues?
User :   no
Doctor :   Fine

Doctor :  
Is the cough dry or productive?
User :   dry
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   I will suggest you a medication, you take it for 3 days from now
User :   ok
Doctor :  
TusQ tablet 3 times daily, 1 in morning, afternoon and night after food
User :   ok
Doctor :   And add an XXXXXXXX Lozenges to it

Doctor :  
That is done to supress cough
User :   ok
User :   ok ok
Doctor :  
Lozenges is like strepsils
User :   right
Doctor :  
And if it does not get better till Saturday evening, then I would suggest you to go for antibiotics
Doctor :  
which has to be taken after prescription only
User :   alright
Doctor :  
Meanwhile, get adequate rest as well
Doctor :  
That is very helpful to clear infection and improve immunity
User :   ok..
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?

User :   no
Doctor :  
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User :   done
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User :   thanks
User :   i will
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