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Bad cold during pregnancy, kindly suggest

I am 37 week and 2days pregnant with a really bad cold it seems to be going away although my throat is in pain still and my right eye and right side of nose have been draining.
Asked On : Tue, 1 Feb 2011
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This is very common during pregnancy because of the derangement of the hormones. You can take steam inhalation 2-3 times/day, use saline nasal drops 3 drops 3-4 times/day and drink plenty of warm water. After consulting your doctor you can start on Levocetrizine to reduce the nasal congestion.

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Tue, 1 Feb 2011
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