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Treatment for cold,sore throat and cough - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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User :   good how bout HCM
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   ya...
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   I have a cold from 3 days, sore throat and a lil of cough
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I am 26yrs old, female weighing 52Kgs..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any phlegm in the cough?
Doctor :   Is there any fever?
User :   Not really
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is probably a viral infection
User :   so wat do i do bout it..?
Doctor :   I suggest that you take steam inhalation thrice a day with Sinarest caps or a few drops of Menthol oil and
User :   It has been really irritating..
Doctor :   take Tab. Coldact Plus twice daily after food
Doctor :   You can also gargle with luke warm salt water
User :   What can i do to improve my resistance to such infections..?
Doctor :   You should avoid cold, dust and take a lot of rest.
Doctor :   You should take a lot of citrus fruits like oranges, lemon
User :   ok..
User :   can i know ur name plzz
Doctor :   Alternatively you can also take Tab. Cobadex Forte one tab a day for a month
Doctor :   Coldact Plus is to be taken for 3 days
User :   ok..

Doctor :   Cough will take 1 week to 10 days to subside
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