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Small child having constant nasal discharge. Scheduled for tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy. How to stop discharge?

Hi, My 20 month old son has been having constant runny nose for about 8 months now. He has seen an ENT and is schedule for a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy . I just want to be certain this will stop his continous runny nose before he undergo a procedure as such. Any advise will be greatly appreciated this has been such a hinderance to my child.
Asked On : Thu, 6 Sep 2012
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If the discherge is purulent, give him some antibiotic like Amoxycillin for 5 days while if its watery, any anti-histaminic will suffice.
Answered: Thu, 6 Sep 2012
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