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Tips for relief from cold and cough - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr XXX here
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   Dear Doctor, Good Morning. How do we treat common cold?
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any associated symptoms like fever, sore throat or is it only running nose
User :   Only cold, mild fever
Doctor :   Since how long are you having cold?
User :   3-4 days
Doctor :   Is there any associated cough?
User :   mild cough, lot of flem came out
Doctor :   1)What is the colour of flem?
User :   have been taking sinarest - 2 a day and honytus syrup
User :   green
Doctor :   Green suggests that you are suffering from some infection and it needs to be treated by antibiotics. Also sputum investigation is required.
User :   sure thanks
Doctor :   You need to get your chest examination doen.
Doctor :   Do steam inhalation after adding Karvol Plus in the water 3 times a day.
User :   ok
Doctor :   2)Do gargling with salt water twicw a day
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