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How can chronic bronchitis be treated?

Yes. I have a very bad case of bronchitis and today came down with a cold as well. Since I already am taking Escitalopram at night and Butalbital in the morning, what would be safe for me to take to relieve the symptoms I am now suffering with both the bronchitis and the cold. Thank you.
Thu, 1 Mar 2018
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dear, bronchitis may be due to virus/ allergy/asthmatic variant of bronchitis seen in eosinophilia.
avoid cool water,allergen exposure,use water vapour inhalation thrice a day, salt water gargling thrice a day.
tab.amoxycillin+clavulinate acid 625 mg twice a day for five days
tab.montelukast levocetrizine once a day at night for 1 week
tab.deryphylline twice a day for five days
use above medication if symptoms persist consult your physician.
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