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Persisting cold and cough. Evion prescribed. Will this help?

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I am suffering since 5 years little cold and caugh. Get adviced from lot of doctors like alopathy as well as homoeopathy also. But relief was temporarily. I am not attracked from asthama. No others abnormality. Some body adviced me to take EVION 400 tablet ( vitamin E) once a day for 2 - 3 months continuously. Please advice me is it be helpfull for the problem?
Asked On : Sun, 21 Apr 2013
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response

you are probably suffering from naso bronchial allergy.

It is a condition which effects a lot of people and results in persistent cough and cold, more so with the change of the season.Basically it is the result of overproduction of allergy antibody i.e Ig E in the body.

Lot of research is going on in for the role of vitamin C and vitamin E to raise the immunity of the person,although nothing conclusive has come up.

You can try Vitamin E for few weeks, it may help a bit, but remember it is not a water soluble vitamin so can accumulate in the body if taken for long periods to cause side effects.

Please get the basic investigations done to see if there is a modifiable cause to your problem.

Hope it helps.
Answered: Mon, 22 Apr 2013
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