Suggest treatment for wheezing

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Posted on Thu, 26 Jun 2014 in Lung and Chest disorders
Question: experiencing hay fever after travelling to France. taking cetrazine for the sneezing and other symptoms. However yesterday I travelled to a new region and am now experiencing wheezing. I have with me asthaline syrup. can you advice me on dosage and also tellme how long it will take to have its effect?
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Asthalin effect is quick

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

If the preparation has salbutamol 2mg/5ml syrup, then taking 5ml thrice daily will serve the purpose. It does not take more than 2 doses to show a response.

Hope, I answered your query.

Wish you good health.

regards,
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Raju A.T 4 minutes later
Thanks doc. But I am currently having breathlessness. I had one dose about 2 hrs ago but it hssnt helped. unable to sleep or do any physical activity. any quick remedies?
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 33 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Steam inhalation

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for writing back.

Take steam inhalation atleast thrice daily, if possible add eucalyptus in it.

Regards,
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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