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Common cold treatment for children - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   I wanted to know some good medicine for my 6 month old daughter
User :   she is suffering from cold and cough
Doctor :   her weight/ht/medical problems
Doctor :   since how long?
User :   she doesn't have any medical problems as such... her weight is 5.5 Kg
User :   she is having from past 2-3 days
User :   she is not able to sleep at night because of congestion in nose
Doctor :   k fine
Doctor :   since how long?
User :   I'm giving Phenargan right now.. 1.25 ml 3 times a day
Doctor :   thats fine
User :   I have a family doctor and he suggested me to give this to her.. but I wanted to consult a pediatrician first
Doctor :   k what doses r u giving?
User :   1.25 ml 3 times a day
Doctor :   its basically a common cold due to the change in the weather
Doctor :   its k
User :   right.. so how long should I continue to give this to her
Doctor :   till such time the symtoms r over

Doctor :   just make warm
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