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Could a child take Foracort 100 as a preventive maintenance inhaler? Suggest the dosage?

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Can we use Foracort 100 as preventive maintenance inhaler for my 9 years old son. If not, pls suggest suitable one with dosage.
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Posted Sat, 2 Nov 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 8 hours later
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Thanks for your query.

I am medical doctor, an associate in Department of Chest diseases, working with an experienced Pulmonologist. I answer on his behalf

Foracort contains steroid and has very serious side effects specially in growing children.

Kindly enlighten me about the symptoms you child as based on the same I would advice on the management.

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