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Cure for long time cough and cold - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr. xxxxxxx
User :   Hello Sir
User :   My name is XXXXXXXX I want to discuss about my 8 months daughter
Doctor :   Sure please go ahead
User :   She is having bad caugh & cold we took her to child specialist but she is not responding to antibiotics
User :   doctor advised us to start ayurvedic for the same is it right to give both medicine at a time
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Is there any permenant solution for this caugh and cold
Doctor :   Let me answer your queries one by one
Doctor :   Which symptom started at first?
Doctor :   and when did it start?
User :   cold
Doctor :   When
User :   It started 2 months back
Doctor :   Is it cough with sputum?
User :   I dont no what is sputum
Doctor :   or phlegm
Doctor :   Is she having problem breathing also?
Doctor :   Did the cough not reduce till now?
User :   Reduced but climate in xxxxxx is changing every day
User :   based on that her cough and cold is increasing
Doctor :   What antibiotic is given and when was that and how many days did you use?
User :   Sir I will take medicine name from my wife then I will chat with u with details
User :   today i am in xxxxx so not aware what antibiotics doctor gave
Doctor :   Ok, do you have any other details and how many days there are in use?
User :   7 days & 5 days
User :   Sir thank you for your help I will do chat with u on Thursday @ 8 pm is it ok for u?
Doctor :   Ok Generally Antibiotics should show results in 5 days, if it does not improve or worsen then the antibiotic should be changed
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   You can chat with me before 6PM
Doctor :   anyday
Doctor :   You can chat with other doctors any other time
User :   OK sir thank you & good bye
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
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