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What medicine can I give my son for cough and throat pain ?

hi Doctor, My 3 years old son is having very bad cough and throat pain. is it ok if i gave him head bath. can any one advice what medicine should i give him. Is curd is good for fever.
Asked On : Thu, 7 Jul 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
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Self medication is not advisible in cough and cold .cough has many origin and treatment depends on causes.Please visit your pediatrician today.
Answered: Fri, 8 Jul 2011
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Dietitian & Nutritionist Amrita Saxena's  Response
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Freshly set Curd can be give during cough,cold and fever..there are certain myths regarding food in our society but as a medical practioner we don't avoid any food stuff during cough.prefer food at room temprature and avoid refrigerated cold food and drinks.also prevent your child from cold and consult pediatrician.
Wish u a good health.

Answered: Tue, 11 Oct 2011
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Pediatrician Dr. Aseem's  Response
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read your prob, you son has been suffring from cough n throat pain without fever, may be this is due to URI ,EIGHTER TOSILLITIS OR PHYRINGITIS.
so you have to consult with your doc, reach to proper diagnosis n start in children dose depends on their weight.
there in no prob in taking bath
Dr aseem 9982583020
Answered: Thu, 7 Jul 2011
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