Allergies, Cough & Cold

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Allergies, Cough & Cold Overview

The common cold (also known as nasopharyngitis, rhinopharyngitis, acute coryza,[1] head cold, or simply a cold) is a viral infectious disease of the upper respiratory tract that primarily affects the nose. Signs and symptoms include coughing, sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, and fever which usually resolve in seven to ten days, with some symptoms lasting up to three weeks. Well over 200 virus strains are implicated in the cause of the common cold; the rhinoviruses are the most common. Upper...

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Use Of Buclizine Syrup
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does this medicine help to gain height? ## Buclizine Syrup is considered to be an antiemetic, similar to meclozine. The product packaging notes that it is in fact used for increasing the appetite to promote weight gain. Do you have any other questions or comments concerning this drug? Please post back if you do. ## i want a specific answer regarding the drug - that does it have any role in gaining height? ## My apologies for not being as clear on my answer. This medication is ONLY used to stimulate the appetite to promote weight gain. It does not play any role in increasing your height. I would suggest looking into growth hormone related products if your wanting to gain some height. Additionally, exercising (specifically stretching) on a daily basis can stimulate your growth hormones fo...
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cure from phensedyl
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i am phensedyl addicted, how i could cure from it, every day i have to take 200ml, i have tried to leave it for several times,please mention some medecine which help me to cure from phensedyl. ## i am serious addict of phensydl cough syrup and corex cough syrup.i had started this habit 2years back,now i am not able to live without takin g 3bottles a day.these habit i had got it from my friend,in the initial time i take only half bottle a day,after one month i had taken one botle daily,at that time the price of medicine is 55rs for 100ml,now the rate of the medicine is 89rs,so i take corex which has 60rs,now i am taking 3bottles a day,usually taking this medicine in the night and i also smoke 25 cigarates at that time,i wil sleep only after 4o clock in morning,i will take 6liters of wate...
Updated 14 hours ago.
Visine LR Discontinued?
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Having problems finding this product. Has it been discontinued and if so, do you know why? ## I AM HAVING PROBLEMS FINDING VISINE LR, DO YOU KNOW WHY. ## I have looked everywhere, no one has it. This is the only stuff that works for me... :( ## i am having the same problem.spoke w/pharmacy,they said it was discontinued.why?they could not give me an answer. ## I ALSO cannot find Visine LR eyedrops. I called Visine and they said they were still making it and sent me to various stores that were suppose to have it. Guess what? Not one of the stores had it! Help! ## Boston Area: No Visene LR 2 weeks! ## I always buy Visine LR and I just noticed that no one has them anymore!!! Now What, nothing else works the same. Help! I live in Miami and I have been to every Walgreens and Pharmacy stores a...
Updated 15 hours ago in Visine L.R..
What dosage should i follow?
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Hello doc! My daughter is turning 2yo this march. Should i give the suggested dosage for 2yo or stick with the same dosage for 1yo?
Updated 17 hours ago in Salbutamol.
ambroxol/cephalexin use
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For the past two weeks I have had a cough and cold. I tried solmux but it's still the same so last saturday I tried ambroxol and my mom suggested that I also have to take cephalexin? Is it OK to take these two medications at the same time? I've undergone 4 chest xrays in just 2 months before I had this cough so I'm afraid to go get an xray again because they say its bad for my health. Please I need advice. I need to be OK before my flight next week.
Updated 20 hours ago.
taking Practin And Dexona is good or bad...
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My friend told me taking 1 Practin and 1 Dexona everyday will make my body stronger and I will be more muscular. He told me about dizziness side effect. I really want to know the truth.... does it really make me stronger or will give me some problems in future...please reply soon.. ## Practin contains the active ingredient Cyproheptadine, you can learn more about it and the side effects here: Dexina contains the active ingredient Dexamethasone, which is a steroid and very risky: There are a lot more possible side effects, other than just dizziness. They will not do what you want them to do and they should never be used without a doctor's approval and supervision. Are there any other comments or questions? ## Thank you... A message for people who wants to achieve muscular body. "...
Updated 21 hours ago in Cyproheptadine.
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oval shape pill form white ## Are you referring to Fexofenadine, the generic for Allegra, used to treat allergies? ## Fexodine. this is for which pain for use?
Updated 1 day ago in Fexofenadine.
Akt 4 side effects - itches & rashes
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My mother is suffering from tubercolosis in waist. She has been advised to take AKT 4 and R Cine 150. Ever since she started taking the dose she is experiencing itches and rashes in the whole body. This increases to an extent where she is scared of taking the medicine. Please sugggest whether it is a side effect of the medicine or something else. ## Actually, there's a good chance that it may be an allergic reaction to one of the active ingredients. Learn more drug allergy details here. It can be a fairly common occurrence with some antibiotics. What does the rash look like? How long does it last? She may need to revisit her doctor to determine what's causing it, so they can have her try something else. ## Hi, Stop the Medication for a week and Skip the Capsule (rifampicin which...
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Propan with iron multivitamins capsule
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My husband was so thin and smoker, so my friend bought Propan with iron multivitamins capsule from Philippines... I want to know if this capsule is good to my husband and how he can take in 1 day? I used to take Propan with Iron (Capsule) multivitamins since 1997 in the Philippines the time I was so thin so I take 1 capsule in each day after breakfast until I finished 30 capsule and i gained weight that time. At this that Im married to a thin guy, that he was so thin maybe because he was a hard worker working 12 hours, as a Carpenter. So when my friend went for vacation in the Philippines, i ask her to buy for me 60 capsule Propan with Iron multivitamins as she does. Now that this Propan with me on my hand, i dont know how to start, i mean how to give him like is it 1 capsule in a day a...
Updated 2 days ago.
Using Dexona And Practin From 5 Years side effects
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Using Dexona And Practin 4mg From 5 Years side effects continous . i used to be lean . one of my friend suggested it . i am using this from 5 years till date daily . one of my friend used it for 2 months and stopped and he has a some skin problems. as i am using it for 5 years. if i stop for one day i am facing some problems. what would be the side effects for me if i stop using this at this point. also what what are the tests i need to take. laziness,headache some times,hypertesion (i feel very much tensed for small issues) and there is small theriod on leg . any one please help me what are the side effects i would face if i stop at this point. ## Have you discussed it with a doctor? PRactin contains the active ingredient Cyproheptadine, it is an antihistamine and, while it does cause ...
Updated 2 days ago in Cyproheptadine.

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