Coryza

What is Coryza?

Coryza also known as the common cold is an upper respiratory tract infection which is usually self-limiting mild infection caused by rhinoviruses or coronaviruses. It is contracted by inhalation of airborne respiratory droplets from people infected with the virus. It possibly also occurs by direct contact with infectious secretions. There are no drugs of proven benefit for the prophylaxis or treatment of the common cold, although many things have been suggested. Medical management is centred around providing symptomatic relief.

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My son is 8 weeks old, weighs 5.5 kg and for the last 2 days he is having nose blockage along with little cold and cough. The doctor suggested...

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As per description your baby is having viral coryza which can...

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Over the period of time I have collected some Homeopathic medicines. Can you please confirm the treatment they do in brief (one lines...

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Hi Dr , from pass 1 week I was having chest pain in the middle but latter on the pain was more, so today I had my ECG done, Dr told it's normal n...

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