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Cold and taking wikroyl drops, nose block and coughing, cranky, sticky stools in small quantities, breast milk feed, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello doctor
User :   Hi
User :   i have a query regarding my daughter who is 2 months old
Doctor :   Hi
User :   as we all had cold in the family she also got cold and for the past 15 days she is in wikroyl drops
Doctor :   Please proceed with the query
User :   doc asked stop by monday so i stopped it but today again i feel the cold is not gone
Doctor :   ok
User :   i cxalled the doc and he asked me to continue with wikroyl for 3 more days and if it is nt subsides asked to meet him
User :   i am confused as she is very cranky last night
User :   ther eis no runnin nose
User :   but she is having nose block and also little she is coughing
User :   waht do u suggest
User :   r u there mam
User :   yes little
User :   yes
Doctor :   Does she have cough
User :   saline nsal drops
Doctor :   Are you feeding her only breast milk?
Doctor :   Did you put any nose drops
User :   she is passing small small amount of motion and i feel the motion has gummy type substance is it cough is coming out i am not sure
Doctor :   Take her to hospital and give her saline nebulisation
Doctor :   it will clear in few minutes
Doctor :   Give her one in moring and one in evening
Doctor :   It can be
User :   k
Doctor :   They tend to swallow it.
User :   what do they swallow i dint understand
Doctor :   Keep her warm , with socks always.
Doctor :   head covered
User :   k
User :   kk
Doctor :   Do not take her out unnecessarily when weather is not good.
User :   so passing small small amount if motion is normal
Doctor :   They cannot cough and spit it out
Doctor :   so they swallow
Doctor :   yeah is is ok, how is the colour
User :   yellow
User :   is giving wikroyl for three more days is ok
User :   and then meet the doc if itis nt subsided
Doctor :   ok
User :   its very cold outside
User :   i am scared to take her out also
Doctor :   i think after nebulisation you might not need it
Doctor :   You can take her out in afternoon.
User :   k
User :   so u want me to take her to doc
Doctor :   Do you have any more queries.
Doctor :   yes
User :   hmm
Doctor :   since 20 days cold is long time
User :   actually i need to join work in another month
User :   k will do
User :   i am planning to extrqact and give her the milk when i am away may be 2 feeds she might have to take it
Doctor :   Just take nebulisation
Doctor :   1 min
Doctor :   yes you can store milk in the fridge
Doctor :   but keep the milk at low temp.
Doctor :   Are you there.
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