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Cold and cough, thick and yellow mucus. Am asthmatic, given up smoking

Hi I gave up smoking 11 weeks ago, I am asthmatic. I recently got home from holiday in Majorca where I was bit many times by mosquito s. For the pass 4 days I ve had a bad cold & terrible cough which is keeping me awake through out the night. I am coughing up thick yellow mucas which is like glue & as brown speck in. I ve tried to get in my drs today but no appointments. Please help
Asked On : Thu, 2 Aug 2012
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It seems you are suffering from upper respiratory tract infection and in view of history of asthma and a smoker till recently your symptoms may be worse. Take antibiotic azithral500 once a day for 5 to 7 days. You may take loratadine or cetrizine and do some nebulization with asthalin and budecort. I hope your asthma is under control otherwise you may have to start your inhalers.
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