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Tried Cetrizine for cold and cough, no help. Any suggestions ? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 10-Jun-2013
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User:i m having cold and cough from last 1 week
User:i had tried cetrzine and cough syrup
User:but not working oit
User:hv stopped oily stuff also
Doctor:You probably will require antibiotics if the supportive measures have failed
User:i also feel so
User:can u suggest pls
Doctor:You will need antibiotics like Azithromycin
User:do i have to tell u my age
Doctor:Please get it prescribed by your primary care physician
Doctor:Not required
User:only Azithromycin would work
User:i used to take ammclox 500 twice a day for 3 days
Doctor:Amox should be taken thrice a day
Doctor:It will work too
Doctor:You can take that too
User:amox + clox 500mg
User:3 times a day
User:pls share
Doctor:The right dosage can be decided upon by your primary physician after examining you
User:ok 1 more help pls
User:i hv pain below mr liftside jaw
User:when i sneez i feel the pain or else its ok
User:at times it pains in ears
Doctor:It will be clear once you complete the antibiotic course
User:ok thanks doc
Doctor:Thank you too
User:i will consult my doct today
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