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12 1 5 hours ago
hello doctor, my daughter is 16 months old. since last night she has been suffering from acute loose motions and vomitting. whole night she was crying. she has already 7 teeth and when she plays she tries to put anything which she is playing with into her mouth. she is crying and i cannot tell...
11 1 8 hours ago
when my son was about 1 month old he developed a red circle on his but cheek and doctors say it s a birthmark but he wasn t born with it, my friend thinks its a ringworm, I ve tried ointment form the doctor but it s still there, I don t want him to have that there forever, what should i do to get...
11 1 8 hours ago
my 15 month old son fell on a rock and hit his forhead at 5pm . Immediatly a bump started forming and he was crying. He only cryed for about 5-10 minutes though. I got him to a friend s house near by and applied ice. He only let me put the ice on his head about 10 seconds at a time. The bump is a...
11 1 8 hours ago
Can I use Fucidin H ointment or Teracotril on my 2 year old girl in her vaginal area. She has a bad skin irritation there which now turned to inflamation. Doctor prescribed Baktroban but after 3 days there is no improvement. Just wanted to know if the above ointments would be safe to use and will...
2 1 1 day ago
My son is 6month and 3weeks old, he is not able to pass his stool, atleast after 3days he is passing it(stool in hard small ball shape), with lots of pain and for which he cries a lot. Doctor has suggested him laxopeg (3.5 ml in 50ml water) twice a day. Is it effective, please suggest?
13 1 1 day ago
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...hello can you help my 2y old girl is in pain every time she poos and they are rally big it can tack up to two days for hir to pass one and she has had this problem all hir life and my 1y old is the same plz help thanks...
9 1 1 day ago
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...My 4 year old daughter has run a 99.5-99.6 fever for one week. Initially she complained of sore throat and coughed for 2 days. Doctor said to watch it. Now, she is just tired. Should I bring her to pediatrician tomorrow?
8 1 1 day ago
my son is 3 years old and developed a dry chesty cough and his nose is congested, since last night and now all his eyes are swollen and red and he feels as though he has a temp what ould be wrong with him and should i ring the out of hours doctor?
14 1 1 day ago
My daughter is five years old, almost 6 and we just found out that she has a perforated eardrum, was told that it was like a zit in the ear that just popped. She is currently taking antibotics both orally and ear drops, will she be fine to take a flight this coming Saturday?
11 1 1 day ago
I have a 10 year old son who is continuously started twitching it started in his eyes travelled to his shoulder and it is now all down his right side of his body finishing at his legs ,its been going on for 2 years and he doesent realise he is doing it what could this be
2 1 4 days ago
My year old had fever and vomiting today. I gave him Tylenol and tried to get him to eat and drink. He fell asleep and then woke up laughing but no fever. When he stopped laughing, I asked him questions to check if he was oriented. He did fine. He fell asleep again later, then woke up, got up...
2 1 4 days ago
Hello sir, my son is 6 Yrs old, very often he used to get dry cough, my doctor suggested me to give Montek lc kid tablet one at a time, and codec dx syrup 3.5 ml twice a day till the dry cough converted to cold cough, is it corex dx syrup
2 1 4 days ago
Hello doctor, My baby is 1year 4 months, weighs 9kg. He is getting fever on and off from 15days which reduces for 2 days if i put dolopar 5ml with 6hrs gap (prescribed by pediatrician). M really worried as to why fever is coming n going so frequently, elders say its teething process. Please could...
2 1 4 days ago
My daughter is 3 years old. She is suffering from cold & vomiting 3-4 time after giving emeset she was OK for 2 day then again she vomit. Again I gave her emeset then again she was OK for 2 days & again she vomited today. Again I have given her emeset. Please suggest what to do? Whether emeset is...
2 1 4 days ago
The parad tablet is manufactured by zandu pharmaceuticals and is a medicine which is used to prevent food grains from getting bad. Parad contains mercury 30 mg in each my baby age of 02 years are taking rice which are bymistake mixed with that one tablet.after eating that rice we...
2 1 4 days ago
My kid have high fever .I am giving him crocin and meftal p but fever comes again before the time .after two hours and sometimes three or four hours. What can I do .can I give him crocin again or metal p before their time .crocin can be given at4 hours and meftal p 8 hours.
7 1 4 days ago
Recently took my 10 week old daughter (who is a twin) to doctor for routine check up. Doctor did not say anything about her head until I asked. her head is misshapen and she looks to one side, which from what i looked up is infant torticollis. Doctor did not diagnose her with this, but said to...
12 1 4 days ago
i have a one year old son that hasnt poopped in weeks, and when he does its once in one day then he just stops again, and today he hasnt peed at all, hes been real clumsy the last two days, and whiny this whole week, and i dont know what to do, please help me figure out whats wrong with my son,...
12 1 4 days ago
my 2 year old son feel out of bed this morning and hit the end table hard. i do not know where he hit on his body. that was at 8:10 a.m. at nap time dark brown blood was barely coming out of his mouth, enough to spot the sheets up. any suggestions he has down syndrome and is not able to tell me...
7 1 4 days ago
2yrs ago my daughter found a lump in her right nipple the doc said it was just fluid and it would go she is 10 now and she told me that her right nipple is hurting so i had a look and her left nipple has a small lump but her right one is bigger and painful
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