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Dry cough, difficulty in sneezing, antibiotics - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with query.
User :   i have cough for last 4 weeks. I took tablets and cough surup. But still i am not well
Doctor :   Any fever.
User :   no dr.
Doctor :   Cold? IS any phlegm.
User :   No cold..
Doctor :   Is it dry cough.
User :   yes Dr.
Doctor :   You can take Koflet syrup 2 tsp twice a day.
User :   ok Dr. Thanks
User :   Some times i feel very difficult to sneeze.
Doctor :   you can take an antibiotic for few days.
User :   Ok. I could not able sneeze freely.. It very tough...
Doctor :   ok.try taking hot vapour.
User :   ok sure Dr. Thanks for chating with me
Doctor :   Put Vicks and use it.Or you can go to a nursing home and do nebulisation to
Doctor :   Using budecort drops.
User :   ok Dr.
User :   sure Dr, i will try this today...
Doctor :   ok.drink only boiled water for few days.
Doctor :   NOt filter water.
Doctor :   And eat hot food and soups,tablets and cough syrup alone wont help.
User :   Ok, I am using RO water in home.
Doctor :   ok.
User :   Dr, what antibiotic tablet shall i take
Doctor :   U can take tablet containing the drug azithromycin twice a day before food.(200mg)
Doctor :   Along with that take multivitamin like becosules.
User :   Ok Dr. Thanks for your time. I will give you feedback soon.
Doctor :   ok.take care.
User :   Thaks Dr. Wish u Good Day...
Doctor :   Kindly login for medical queries.
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