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How to prevent a cold from developing

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How to treat cold sore on lips?

I have developed a cold sore and its on my upper lip. I trimmed my beard but there is still hair in the way. will this prevent it from healing as quickly? should I try to shave it? the skin seems to be way ...
 

How to overcome the cold sores?

Hi.. I have cold sores. I just told my bf today and wants for to break things off. I have ..., and I am taking Valtrex to prevent it. What is the best way to bring up these facts to a love one ...
 

How can I prevent a cold?

How can I prevent a cold? In a sudden look up on the cold weather? These days the weather is getting cold, can not get cold at night, and now are very uncomfortable during the day, how do? Have ...
 

What is the remedy to prevent recurring cold in children ?

have started the prevener and relever puff just befor ea week as he got sever cold. how long can i continue this? what is the best way to prevent this recurrent cold. ...
 

Cold and wheezing, asthmatic, collapsed. Causes and treatment?

Hi my daughter has a cold & was wheezing this morning (she is asthmatic & on preventer) i told how important it was to manage her asthma with the preventer because she has not been taking it. I went to work ...
 

How does one prevent runny nose and colds ?

starts as sneeze and then gradually turns into cold , sometimes there will be itching sensation .... Is there any relation to cold and gastritis .Initially the frequence was klike once in a month , later once ...
 

How can I protect my child from cold ?

wanna know how to prevent my 3 and half yr old kid from frequent cold please suggest wat is the correct way to keep her fit coz we stay at dharwad which is a very cold place. ...
 

How to treat cold and cough in a 3 years old child?

Hi, My son who has developed RDS due to prematurity is suffering from Repeated Cold/Cough Flue kind of symptom. After having antibiotic he recovered well but again on a interval of 2-3 months again he suffer ...
 

Gagging cough, cold, asthma. Having orthostatic intolerance. Remedy?

dry heaves and trouble catching my breath. How can I prevent this from happening? I also become ...Why do I always end up with a horrible gagging cough with a chest cold? I don t just mean coughing ...
 

Cold, cough and fever, loss of weight. Taken telekast. Serious?

could be the reason for presisting sickness and how to prevent it. My doctor said that she is allergic ...hi, my child is 1 1/5 yrs she gets cold , cough and fever once in month and it will last to 8 to 10 ...
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How do you prevent cold and cough ?

How do you prevent cold/ cough ? ...
 

How to prevent frequent cough and cold in children?

My Son has frequent cold and cough . He tends to cough a lot when he exerts himself ie., after ... of this generation are prone to such allergies (but why? how?). Can you advice a better solution so that it can ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold and cough

do to prevent these colds,increase his immunity etc.While I have been avoiding medicine everytime he ...My son will turn 2 on April 10th, weight- 11-12 kgs,of late he has been suffering from cold very ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sore

I developed a cold sore late last night and am out of acyclovir with no refills prescribed to me at this time. I had two pills left in the bottle and have taken them with almost no improvement. The cold sore ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold and cough

Hi Sir / Madam, This is XXXX from Gurgaon, Haryana suffering from Cold ( Cough ) from last 2 weeks, so you are requested to please advice, how can cure for this coughing. Thank you ...
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What causes cold sores?
** 1. cold sores are caused by herpes simplex virus HSV-1 2. Cold sores are quite common and different from canker sores. There is no cure or prevention for infected people, but steps can be taken to reduce their frequency and duration.
 
Best medicine for cold
Cold can be treated with decongestant like phenylephrine. It is combined with psuedoefidrine and paacetamol. To prevent sedation caffine is also added. There are many drugs available with this combination. Also levocetrizine is used for cold due to allergy.
 
mediation of infection cold
Hi For cold,you need an antihistamine tablet like Cetrizine.I prefer this drug to my patients with similar complaints. To prevent secondary bacterial infection,i prescribe antibiotic like Azithromycin to my patients.If fever is present,paracetamol should be added You should not expose to cold weather,dust.You should not take cold water. Regards
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