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Persisting cough, inability to acclimatize - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
There was some disturbance
User :   I am sorry, there was some problem in my net connectin
User :   kindly find the details of the prescribed medicines
Doctor :   Sure
User :   XYZALL 5MG CPR BT 1
Doctor :  
User :   these were the medicines, syrup and spray prescribed by my doctor whom i consulted
User :   just to give you a brief background
Doctor :   Since how long have you been taking it?

User :   1 weeks
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Are you on it right now?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   Are you getting some relief with it?
User :   a bit
Doctor :   Ok

User :   but the cough persists
User :   i am an indian who had come to i feel its the weather which has caused this problem
Doctor :  
Is the syrup containing expectorant?
Doctor :   like Guaphenesin
Doctor :  
See if it is written on it
Doctor :   Also do you have wheezing?

User :   no
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Then I will suggest you an expectorant cough syrup to take 2 tsp thrice daily for 5 days
Doctor :  
Only that would be quite sufficient
Doctor :  
As there is not much sputum(mucus) and since there is no fever or wheezing
User :   okay
User :   thank you
Doctor :  
I need to tell something more
User :   yes please
Doctor :  
Like that syrup should contain the medicines which I will mention
User :   may you suggest some medicines as well as syrup which i can get in paris
User :   and which suits indian body
Doctor :   Sorry you will need to go to the Pharmacy

Doctor :  
and ask for it
Doctor :  
I really dont know the commercial names there
User :   okay, any particular medicine components which you would like to prescribe
Doctor :  
But I will surely tell you the names of medicines
User :   okay, please do so
Doctor :  
Guaphenasin, Bromhexine, Chlorpheniramine/Pheniramine,
Doctor :  
These 3 elements mainly
User :   These elements should be present in the capsules or in the syrup
Doctor :   You may have Terbutaline in the syrup

Doctor :  
No problem
Doctor :   Mainly in Syrup form
Doctor :  
Tablets usually contain Paracetamol as well
Doctor :  
which is not necessary
User :   okay, just for my information, these element(names especially) are reconized world wide? why i am asking is , its trouble communicating here
Doctor :  
Doctor :   They are the generic names
Doctor :  
Thats why I gave them
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   any specific test which you may want to prescribe
Doctor :   Not, nothing required right now
User :   Okay, thank you.. thanks a lot doctor.
User :   have a good day
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User :   Feed back form has been filled
User :   done
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