Cold

Viral infection of the nose and throat, most commonly caused by rhinovirus, is called cold. The symptoms of cold are a runny nose, sore throat, cough, chest congestion, body ache, headache, sneezing, fever, and fatigue. These symptoms last for about 7 to 10 days.

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Is there any problem in giving multivitamin tablets along with cough syrup to my three-year-old son?

Query: Hi doctor, My 3 year old son is suffering from cold and cough. His doctor prescribed Rapitus plus along with Levolin inhaler for three days, Foracort inhaler two puffs daily (once in the morning and once at night) for three months. I am giving him Zincovit, Immuno Bliss and Septilin regularly. Can...  Read Full »


Dr. Veerabhadrudu Kuncham

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Yes, you can use Septilin and Immuno Bliss along with Rapitus plus syrup (combination of Levodropropizine and Chlorpheniramine maleate). These medicines boost the fighting capacity against allergies and infections. For further information consult a paediatrician online --...  Read Full »

What could be the reason for my son's headache?

Query: Hi doctor, My son is five years old now. He was having a partial obstruction issue when he was three years old. It got cleared without a surgery. He has never complained to us about a stomach pain or any difficulty in the stomach. But he does not have a weight gain. He is 16 kilograms now. He is ve...  Read Full »


Dr. Veerabhadrudu Kuncham

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your child's weight is fine for his age. There is nothing to worry. Give him a balanced, nutritious diet regularly. A headache during cold is a common association. It goes away after a resolution of cold. If it is persistent, then there is a need to worry. Some kids swe...  Read Full »

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