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Is there any side effect of nebuliztion with Bedecort? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2014
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User:hi XXXXXXX gd noon.
User:sir r u able to see my masg's.
Doctor:i just saw this one
Doctor:"sir are you able to see my messages"
Doctor:have not seen anything other than that
User:right now ok,
Doctor:now, i can see
User:my son is 1.7 yr old
User:when ever he had cough , i go to my consultant
User:he always recomend nebulizer
Doctor:i see, does you child have asthma?
User:initiall budesal 0.5 mg (when cough statred)
User:if he has more cough he recomend bedecort 1mg (1ml) + duoline (1ml) tid with derriphyllin syrup 2.5 ml tid
User:and when he had much cough he recoment budecort 1mg tid (neb.) +erriphyllin 2.5 ml tid
User:my ques is this is there any side effect of nebuliztion with these med.
Doctor:Long term use of these medications can lead to slight weight gain and if used very very often can lead to other infections
Doctor:If used all the way into adulthood, they can lead to an increased risk of high blood pressure.
User:other infection means like.
User:even i consult other in the same case he also prefer the same med as per situation.
User:dose may be varry.
Doctor:i understand
Doctor:other infections can include bacterial or fungal infections,, but the chances are VERY VERY LOW.
Doctor:So the treatment is more important that the possible risks of other infections.
User:one more ques. use of budecort 1 mg TID is risky.
Doctor:He should grow out of this phase in a few years
User:ok means i need not to worry regarding this .
Doctor:no, there is no need to worry, these are standard treatments
User:sir his weight is 9kg height is 77 cm.
User:is this ok.
User:i think weight is less.
Doctor:Sounds ok, that weight falls within the normal
User:i told to my doctor regarding weight, but he told need not to worry , ur son is quite active.
User:Lots of activities of a baby can cause this weight.
User:plz tell what should be the correct weight. ?
Doctor:on moment, i will bring up the range
Doctor:between 8 and 10 kilos would be good
User:ok sir thanks.
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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