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Medicine for chest congestion, smoking addiction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Smoking and Alcohol Addiction
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello doc
User :   have cough
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long
User :   and chest is congested
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   since 30yrs, male, xxxxx, xxxxx
Doctor :   how long u have this cough]
Doctor :   do u have fever or cold
User :   since 10days
User :   no cold, fever was there
User :   but subsided
Doctor :   do you have dry cough?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   i do smoke and nothing else
User :   may be 5 cigs a day
Doctor :   do u have dry cough or production cough?
User :   productive cough
Doctor :   what is the color of the sputum
Doctor :   what is the colour of the mucous
User :   yellw color
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Overwt, Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Allergies?Any Operations If so why?, please say if there is family history of such problems.
User :   none
Doctor :   u can take this cough syrup
Doctor :   two to three teaspoonfull 2- 3times
Doctor :   a day
Doctor :   for 7 days
Doctor :   if u develop fever
User :   ok
Doctor :   u need anti biotics
Doctor :   i suggest u to get a chest xray and consult a physician
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   please confirm ur details
Doctor :   r ut here
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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