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Severe cold, fever and wheezing, Medications - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I have severe cold with running nose and mild random fever
Doctor :   Ok

User :   for the last 2 days
Doctor :   Are you on any medications?
User :   no, i took crocin yesterday to come over the unesayness and body ache
Doctor :  
Doctor :   How about cough and throat pain?
User :   there is cough but mostly watery running nose, throat paing is not there but seems a congestion in chest
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Congestion meaning do you wheezing?
User :   yes but occasionally
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
I would like you to get a physical examination done
Doctor :  
by a doctor
Doctor :   As I feel that you might require some antibiotics
Doctor :  
which has to be taken after confirming infection and getting a prescription
Doctor :  
Meanwhile I would recommend you a medicine till you meet the doctor in person
User :   Ok
Doctor :   You can take the tablet TusQ 3 daily for 3 days

Doctor :  
But you can stop it if the doctor gives you an alternative
User :   Ok
Doctor :   You can even skip the afternoon dose if you feel better
Doctor :   Please get the physical examination done by the doctor and know his provisional diagnosis and get back to us on chat so that we can assist you better. I say this in the best interests of you.

User :   Ok, and can I also take a cough syrup that I have at home
Doctor :   Not required if you take TusQ
Doctor :   As it has all the elements in it
Doctor :  
If you are taking plain paracetamol like Dolo 650/Crocine
Doctor :  
then you take cough syrup along with it
User :   ok doctor, and if dont find the TusQ by this name, what sould I say to the medical store guy, cos I m currently in London and finding a medicine may be a problem
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Then take Paracetamol 650 mg and cough syrup
Doctor :   Are you getting it?
User :   Yes Doctor
User :   Thanks , I think I got what I wanted, Thanks a lot
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   much appreciated , Many Thanks
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User :   sure thanks
Doctor :  
Do update it in your account as well
Doctor :  
User :   ok
User :   bye
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