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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi doctor, i had severe cough few days back which kinda dissapeared after i took cheratussin prescribed by the doc
User :   the only thing that still remains is severe cough at night
User :   are there any remedies to get that cough gone
User :   i am 22, single, male,
Doctor :   Do you mean you have cough at night
User :   ywa

User :   yea* i do
User :   it starts at around 2 or 3 am
Doctor :   Do you have sputum coming out
User :   not really
Doctor :   What tiem do you have dinner and what time you go bed
Doctor :   Are you over weight?
User :   i end up goin to bed really late everyday
User :   and no specific times for dinner, no i am not over weight
Doctor :   Ok you can cotinue the same medicine
User :   unfortunately its over
User :   but the doc said if it doesnt go in 2 days, start using zpak
User :   u think zpak will work better for this cough??
User :   than cheratussin
Doctor :   zpak is an antibiotic
User :   yea

User :   so u think i should use that

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