Asthalin contains salbutamol
, a medicine which can increase the inner diameter of the child’s wind pipe. It also helps sputum (phlegm) to be coughed out. Cetrizine
is a medicine which acts against histamine
. (Histamine gets released during allergic reactions or inflammation) Ofloxacin
is an antibiotic to control bacterial infection. These medicines are usually given to children with night symptoms of cough, and vomiting
. Wheeze may or may not be present.
Some general advice for such children: Avoid exposure to dust, fumes and pets. Keep a watch on food items (especially prawns, processed foods and preserved items) he eats. See whether cough/vomiting at night is more with any item of food. Such food must be avoided. Child should get adequate exercise.
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