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Cold, cough, running nose - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I have a mild but often problem of getting cold and cough and running nose
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having this?
User :   Since 4 years
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   ok i will provide please wait
Doctor :   ok
User :   Age:17 Gender:Male Occupation:Student Location Marital Status:Single Weight and Height:47 Kg and 5.3 F Dependents: No.

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the most common cause is allergy
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   No

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   Smoked only 2 times in my life

Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   when does this cold occur more?
Doctor :   at what time?
User :   after that no smoking at you know its injorious to health
Doctor :   ok
User :   Cold occur when I bath......or have a cold drink

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you using any medicines
Doctor :   for this?
User :   citrizin tab

Doctor :   ok
User :   crocin
Doctor :   is there any fever or nose block?
User :   nose block is there.......but fever is rare
Doctor :   i suggest that you avoid cold weather
Doctor :   dust and pollution as much as possible
User :   ok doc....
Doctor :   avoiud cold drinks and cold foods
User :   ok

Doctor :   especially in monsoon and winter
User :   Any priscriptions

Doctor :   also take steam inhalation when ever you have nose block
Doctor :   with Sinarest caps
User :   ok doc...

Doctor :   also take more vitamin c in the form of
Doctor :   citrus fruits
Doctor :   lemons, oranges
Doctor :   you can also take COBADEX caps
Doctor :   these are bcomplex +c
User :   ok doc....

Doctor :   will strenthen your body
Doctor :   against cold
User :   oh i see....
Doctor :   if there is increased fever
Doctor :   or cough
Doctor :   or any yellow colored phlegm
User :   no doc.....
Doctor :   you may have to undergo some tests
User :   what are they

Doctor :   if it occurs in the future
Doctor :   then you have to consult a general medicine specialist
Doctor :   for antibiotics
Doctor :   first follow these tips
User :   yes i will
Doctor :   if it is just allergy it will subside
Doctor :   on itself
Doctor :   if the symptoms increase
Doctor :   then you can consult a doctor for physical examination
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