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Suggest treatment for cold in a child - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 23-Oct-2014
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User:hi
User:Hi sir
Doctor:Hello XXXX
User:my baby s suffering from cold scence 3 days
Doctor:Ok
User:also he is not eating food
Doctor:Ok
User:only on milk
Doctor:Hoe old is he?
User:11 month
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Any other symptoms like fever,cough?
User:can you suggest
User:no
User:but cold
User:nose is running continously
Doctor:I suggest you NASOCLEAR nasal saline drops. Instil 2 drops in each nostril as many as times
User:ok
Doctor:You can give steam inhalation twice a day with steam box
User:okk
Doctor:Give steam after instillation of drops. It decreases nasal decongestion
User:i am giving him solvin cold drops
User:but still no effect
Doctor:Apply vicks to his hands, back and chest
User:sure
Doctor:Ok you can continue drops
Doctor:Give him warm water to drink
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:no sir thank you
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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