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Suggest remedy for excess cough during tonsilitis in infants

My 16th month old daugther has excessive coughing and runny nose. Last wednesday the docter said she had tonsilitis and prescribed tylenol and an antibiotic. I believe she has been getting better, her temperature has been down fr the most part, but i cant explain the excessive coughing. the runny nose i had assumed she gt from me because i am just recovering from the flu.
Thu, 7 Sep 2017
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Hello dear

Warm welcome to Healthcaremagic.com
I have evaluated your query thoroughly .

* This is due to respiratory tract infection through some bacteria or virus .

* Suggestions for better recovery

- Continue current antibiotics .
- Maintain hydration with plenty of liquids .
- Avoid excess sugar , oily , dairy fat , chocolates , ice cream or candies .
- Take care of hygiene of the nose , mouth .
- Balanced nutritious diet to combat the infection .

Hope this will help you .
Welcome for further assistance .

Regards dear .
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