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Date : 22-Nov-2014
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User:hi
Doctor:
Please proceed with your query
User:my baby is 9 month now. her weight is 7.20 kg. she got fever 99.9
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Since when is baby having fever?
User:i have crocin 120mg/5 ml. its mentioned 1-5 yrs
Doctor:Ok
User:actually i had too much cold yesterday running nose so i had a wykoryl tab at night. now i see since 3 hers back she has got runny nose and fever now.
Doctor:Does baby have cold, cough?
Doctor:OK
User:yes she has got little cold and little cough
Doctor:Any nasal block?
Doctor:OK
User:she has passed motion today 4 times
Doctor:ok
User:not so much but might develop by night
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:What was consistency and color of stools?
User:i hav crocin suspension 120mg/5ml
Doctor:Ok
User:stool was watery and yellow
Doctor:You need not to give unless baby has fever more than 100
Doctor:You can sponge the baby body with warm cloth which is very useful to reduce temperature
Doctor:Are you giving breastfeed?
User:yes
User:even i havee have got old
User:cold
Doctor:You can take cetrizine 5 mg
Doctor:If baby feels nasal block then, put NASOCLEAR nasal saline drops
User:i have sneezing as well
Doctor:2 drops in each nostril.
Doctor:cetrizine is controlled sneezing as well
User:wat dosage of crocin sud i give if fever exceed 100
Doctor:you can take steam inhalation
User:okay
User:doc u there
Doctor:then you can give 2.5 ml
Doctor:or you can give SINAREST 0.4 ml since baby is having cold as well
Doctor:apply vicks vaporub on chest, back ,palms and sloes
Doctor:Are you there?
User:crocin 120mg/5ml 2.5 ml u said rite doctor
User:i hav crocin 120mg/5ml
Doctor:Ok when did you get it?
User:i can give to baby that one rite
Doctor:yes, 2.5 ml
User:its already with me new one
Doctor:Yes, you give if temp crosses 100
Doctor:Ok
User:okay doc
Doctor:and do sponging as well
User:how many cetrizine tab sud i take doc
Doctor:5 mg once a day before bed
User:for how many days
Doctor:for three days
User:alrite thanks a lot doc
Doctor:along with steam inhalation as well
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:okay
User:no
User:bye doc
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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