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

Infant having cold and cough. Prescribed with asthalin syrup. What medication to use in nebulizer?

Hello Doctor, My Child is 8 months old and suffering from cough & cold for last 5 days. Dr. prescribed Cosyp syrp initially and later after 2 days changed it to Asthalin syrp. But I dont see and recovery yet. I have purchased a nebulizer as well. What medication do I use in a nebulizer and do I need to opt for any other medicine.
Asked On : Mon, 27 Aug 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  1269
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Pediatrician, Cardiology 's  Response
Don't mind but its very strange that you have bought a nebuliser on your own for managing cough and cold of your 8 months old child. Now you are asking about the medication for nebulisation. Its not so easy dear.
Either trust your doctor because most of the respiratory infection are usually viral in origin and it takes its own time to resolve or if condition of baby is worsening or you have any doubt then consult some other specialist, but don't treat him yourself.
Thanking you
Answered: Tue, 28 Aug 2012
I find this answer helpful
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