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Medicine for cold and cough in an infant - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   My dougter is having a cough and cold
User :   what medicine do you suggest
User :   she is 11 month old
Doctor :   how long does she have
User :   we have been giving her sinerest but no results
User :   3-4 days now
User :   there is a voice coming out of chest while she breaths
Doctor :   Did yiou record the temperature?
User :   yes
User :   it was just normal
Doctor :   How many times a day
User :   2 times
User :   morning and evening
Doctor :   Ok how long she is been wheezing
Doctor :   i mean the voice is coming
User :   morning times mostly
User :   not all the time
User :   sometimes in evening also
Doctor :   She can be having bronchiolitis
Doctor :   The upper respiratory tract infection is spreading to lower tract
User :   o.k
Doctor :   She may need higher end medicines
Doctor :   now
Doctor :   Dont neglect now
User :   hmm...
Doctor :   SHe needs physical examination
Doctor :   by a doctor
User :   oh !!
Doctor :   It is prudent to see him as early as possible
User :   i have taken her to doc. couple of days back
Doctor :   Ok
User :   he had given sinerest
User :   but not much improvement
Doctor :   but then the wheezing might not be there
User :   it was there
Doctor :   now your typical saying says that
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   anyways It is not beneficial to consult online for these conditions and she needs prescription drug
Doctor :   now

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