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Suggest treatment for continuous wet cough during pregnancy

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Dr. Srilatha Myaka

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Posted on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 in Pregnancy
Question: Dear Sir,
My wife is suffering from wet cough and Continuous cough through out the day.. and she is Pregnant 5th month. we consulted our Gynecologist, she suggested PAN40 and Augment370 Capsules.. little improvement but no relief. she is still having wet cough,I would request if there is any Cough syrup that can take in pregnancy time and can have throat relief.
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Answered by Dr. Srilatha Myaka 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
syp.benadryl can be taken

Detailed Answer:

Hello dear,welcome to healthcaremagic.

I understand your concern.
In my opinion as you have got upper respiratory tract infection for which antibiotics are prescribed.

The infection will be cleared but some airway hyperresponsiveness might be there leading to cough.

So nothing to worry.It will subside.Avoid chill items.

If throat irritation persists do warm salt water gargling.

Take syrup.benadryl expectorant cough syrup.

Nothing to worry.

Hope this satisfies your query.

Feel free to discuss further.

Best regards...Dr.srilatha

Gynecologist
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