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Medicine for long term cough - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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User :   hi
User :   very good morning to u
User :   iam aroun and chating with you
Doctor :   Good Morning
User :   i have a query
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   i got sever cough last week
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i took ampiclin tablet
Doctor :   Was there any fever, cold?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and done a course for 3 days
User :   no no fever
Doctor :   Is the cough dry or is there any sputum?
User :   just cought
Doctor :   Ok
User :   cough
User :   that time it was with sputum
User :   when it was not cured i cunsult one physician over here
Doctor :   Ok
User :   who advice me to take injections for ampicilin
Doctor :   Ok
User :   the anitoboitic was for 5 days
Doctor :   oK
User :   2 injections
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i got releif from acute cought
User :   after that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   After a respiratory infection, cough takes at least 2 weeks to settle by itself.
User :   but still it is not cured fully
User :   i have dry cough
User :   still
Doctor :   There is nothing to worry about if it is just cough.
User :   but what should i do now
Doctor :   It will slowly subside by itself in another week to 10 days.
User :   for this left dry cough
Doctor :   There is nothing to worry about. If the cough is very troublesome
Doctor :   then you can take a cough syrup like Ascoril-D

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