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What are the symptoms of asthama and how can it be cured ?

my 3.5 yrs son having cough since 8 days. doctor suggested asthalin syp, synasma. he told us indication of asthama. pls. suggest what is the sysmptoms of asthama, and it is curable or not
Asked On : Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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Hi varsha;
welcome to HealthcareMagic
Child cough after a cold is common & in some children even breathlessness with cough.Your doctor has advised asthalin which is a bronchodilater so you can continue it but give him proper dosage as advised & not more.This type of cough take few days to recover & also in most children as they grow the asthmatic element fades away as the age & immunity of a child increases so don't worry.If it does not settle in another 2 days consult a paediatrician & even discuss regarding nebuization for the child if required.
Take care.
Answered: Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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