I'am having heavy cough congession in my chest, runny and stuffy nose due to cold and also having bit pain in my ear because of cold. What medicine should i take for fast relief?
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Hello, greetings from 1mg.comCommon cold a self-limiting viral illness, so self-care and time are usually all that is needed. Get extra rest, drink plenty of fluids, avoid exposure to cold. Steam inhalation & warm saline gargles twice daily. Avoid crowded place Take healthy diet to boost your immunity comprising proteins, vitamins particularly vit c (citrus fruits). Wash hands frequently, especially after blowing your nose or before handling food. If you have nasal congestion, use salt-water drops (1/2 teaspoon of salt to 1 cup of warm water) or Otrovin nasal drop. To prevent spreading to others, avoid contact during the first 2 to 4 days You can take tab Sinerest 1 tab twice daily for 5 days, syrup grilinctus BM 1-2 tsf thrice daily.Kindly consult nearby physician for examination and proper management Your doctor mat advise you antibiotic like amoxiclav in case there is ear infection