Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
183 Doctors are Online

Child has cough and cold, vomiting, taken Advent forte. Suggestion?

my daughter is having cold since last 3 days. when she is coughing there is a sound of presence of liquid cough..she is being given ambrodil-s and foracort. but no improvement.....sometimes she vomits with chocking...... today stated advent forte .....these were prescribed by her doctor in earlier time..this month we have visited doctor for three times and it cost very much including journey and it is the end of month too, so cannot afford to visit him again......kindly give a suggestion.
Asked On : Wed, 1 Aug 2012
Answers:  2 Views:  2257
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Pediatrician 's  Response
Feb 2013
Thank you for your query,
As the child is having cold and cough only and there is no fever the advent forte syrup is not required.
Continue the syrups for cold and cough as prescribed by your doctor and stop advent.
Use only prescribed medication and dont use antibiotics without the prescription as they may not be required and unnecessary use may lead to drug resistance.
Take your child to a doctor near by you for physical examination and for appropriate medication.
Hope I have answered your query.
Answered: Wed, 6 Feb 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

  User's Response
i think you should continue with antibiotics syrup may this is due to viral infection but also seek advice of good paediatrcian
Answered: Wed, 6 Feb 2013
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor