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Loose motions, vomitting, cough in infant, does not like the taste of Ascoril syrup. Any other cough syrup?

my 10mth old son is having loose motions since 2 days...which is a bit ok after startin some sachets as per his dr...but lately he is pucking every food given to him n also has cough...he is given ascoril LS syrup for d same...he doesnt like the taste of dat syrup at all wat 2 do for his vomittin n any other cough syrup ...???
Asked On : Mon, 30 Jul 2012
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Feb 2013
Thank you for your query,
Children usually vomit after cough and it is called posttussive vomiting. And it is not a true vomiting and not cosidered as his unliking of syrup.
You can take mucolytic drops like mucolite or kufril drops after your Pediatrician advise instead of ascoril-ls.
Continue sachets for loose motions and give sips of Pedialyte to prevent dehydration.
Hope I have answered your query.
Answered: Thu, 14 Feb 2013
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