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Treatment for sore throat and dry cough - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   throat infection
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having the problem?
User :   from yesterday
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any fever, nose block, cough?
Doctor :   headache?
User :   could you recommend me some tab
User :   only cough?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is it dry?
Doctor :   or is there phlegm?
User :   sour throat as well
Doctor :   ok
User :   yap its a dry cough
Doctor :   i suggest that you take
Doctor :   Ascoril D
Doctor :   syp 10 ml
Doctor :   twice daily for the cough
Doctor :   you can take Cold act plus yabs
User :   for sour throat isit
Doctor :   tabs twice daily
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   first use cold act for 2 days
Doctor :   then use the syrup
Doctor :   also avoid cold drinks, weather
Doctor :   dust
User :   no need of any antibiotics...
Doctor :   and pollution
Doctor :   not yet
Doctor :   its mostly viral
Doctor :   if it doesnt subside then
User :   oh..ok
Doctor :   you can go for antibiotics
Doctor :   also do salt water gargles
Doctor :   with luke warm water
User :   may i know u r good name in case if it doesnt subside i need to contact whom?
Doctor :   you can consult a physician
Doctor :   i am Dr.
Doctor :   antibiotics cannot be prescribed online
User :   oh..ok
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Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything esle?
User :   nothing thanks have a great day
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Doctor :   anything else i can help you with?
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