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Grilinctus syrup to treat coughing in children - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   good morning
Doctor :   Good Morning.
User :   my 4 years old daughter is coughing very badly
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when does she have this problem?
User :   i have already given her benadryl
Doctor :   Ok
User :   last 2weeks but from 2 days it has increased
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any cold, fever, nose block, headache?
User :   yes she does have cold
Doctor :   Is there any phlegm in the cough?
User :   what is phlegm
Doctor :   Sputum
User :   yes
Doctor :   Is she coughing out anything?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you get her examined by a doctor?
User :   no she is giving her exams so i cannmot take her in the morning
User :   as i am working its too late to take her in the evening
Doctor :   I suggest that you gicve her Syp. Grilinctus 1 tsf 2-3 times a day for 1 week.
User :   ok any antibiotics
Doctor :   Make her avoid all cold foods, pollution and dust,
Doctor :   That wont be necessary as it is most probably a viral infection and
Doctor :   giving antibiotics will not affect in any way
User :   ok thnx
Doctor :   Cough generally stays for 2-3 weeks
Doctor :   There is nothing to worry.
Doctor :   The syrup may cause some sedation.
Doctor :   in some people
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