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Would piriton help a childs cough

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Dr.     Imraan Hussain MD

Hi, my daughter had cough and the Paediatric prescribed piriton cs. I gave her the dosage he prescribed which is 3.5 ml but now she seems to have a slight wheeze and is coughing a lot more now. What... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Imraan Hussain ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

of medications - just piriton CS and Xylomist P. His condition does not seem to be improving - he tends to cough ...Hi Doctor, My 3 year old son has been having cold and cough for the past 4 days. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Is it safe to take one piriton tablet a week? I have problems sleeping so occasionally take a piriton as it helps me have a restful night. I never take more that one tablet a week but am concerned ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

My 18 month old daughter is suffering from continous coughing , clear nasal discharge and fever 101 for last 3 days . we are giving piriton CS and calpol but no improvement seen. today our paedtricain ... View answer

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

on the ay home there was incessant coughing sounded chesty (he has quite severe hay fever ) He then said he ... at Great Ormond Street. My daughter listened to his chest and gave him piriton and ibuprofen... View answer

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Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

online I have saw people recommending a small dose of piriton to ease the irritation and help the child ...Hi my daughter is 3yrs old and has coughed consistently for the past 2hrs since she s... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Vivek Goyal MD

Hi My NAME is vera, my son has had a cough for more then 10 days. I took him to see the doctor and he gave him a syrup and he said that the cough is going to go away. the syrup has limited the cough ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Goyal ( Dentist)
Dr. Prabhash Verma MD

My child is having cough .. coughing at night also , little cold since lot of days. Little exposure ... coughing for a night he got short breath problem with wheezing . Should i give him Relent... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhash Verma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sujoy Khan MD

My son is 5 yrs 10 month, he is coughing since last two days and sound is very heavy. I am giving him Piriton CS, will it help? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sujoy Khan ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr.  Dr Mutuma Geoffrey Zambezi MD

My baby is being sick from coughing so much, she is only 7 weeks old but was 3 weeks prem. Doctor prescribed piriton syrup but is that ok as it says on bottle not to give to babies under age of one yet ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dr Mutuma Geoffrey Zambezi ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic Piriton is an antihistamine. In babies, all medications used are based on the weight of the child so that the appropriate dose for weight is given, especially in a...

Dr. Suresh K Yadav MD

you can take Syrup Piriton CS and paracetamol.

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Yes she can. No problems. Steam inhalation would give her relief by diluting her cough. Please reply with thanks.