Terbutaline is a betamimetic bronchodilator meaning it relaxes and expands the airways to treat bronchospasm conditions like asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema, thereby reducing chest tightness, shortness of breath, and wheeze. Potential side effects include tremors, drowsiness, headache, sweating, nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, etc. It is being used to delay preterm labor despite its potential health risks to both mother and the newborn.
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Query: Hi doctor, My daughter is 14 months old. I had given her Albendazole before a month. She was doing all fine. From the last week, she has a cold and cough. It is not bad and, whenever she has a cold, she recovers fast. This time, she is grinding her teeth so bad. I was advised that I should have giv... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. It is common for babies of this age group to exhibit this phenomenon, and it has nothing to do with Albendazole. It is because children at this age start to develop molar teeth, which is a little bit painful and irritating. So, do not worry. It is a time bound process an... Read Full »