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Suggest medication for persistent sickness

My four year old son is sick at least once a month. Jan -11 just started coughing and has green snot. December - Flu November- Ear infection October - Cold, ear infection, ect. I fell awful that he is sick all of the time. I want to know what I should or could do to help him stay healthy
Tue, 17 Apr 2018
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Hello,

Upper respiratory tract infections could be due to tonsils or repeated allergic infections. Uncured infections of throat can lead to repeated ear infections.

Start Augmentin now, I do not know the wait but start in paeds dose for 5 day with syrup Rigix 1 teaspoonful (tsf) twice a day for 5 days and give Brufen in pain and fever and also, avoid cold and sour.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Hina Javed
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