Patient reviews for Doctors for Colds in Victoria Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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The common colds is usually accompanied by symptoms like coughing, sneezing, watery eyes, sore throat, a stuffy nose, a runny nose, body aches, headaches, and even mild fever. It can be a part of flu, infection, hay fever or any other ailment as well.
HOW IS COLDS DIAGNOSED?
The health care practitioner can easily detect cold by the symptoms of the infection. The most common cold symptoms are:
• Nasal congestion
• Runny nose
• Scratchy and sore throat
• Body temperature more than normal.
• Decreased appetite
• A headache and body ache
HOW IS COLDS TREATED?
There is no cure for the common cold. It is a self-limited illness that will resolve spontaneously with time and expectant management. Home remedies and treatments are directed at alleviating the symptoms associated with the common cold while the body fights off the infection. Acetaminophen and ibuprofen can help with fever, sore throat, headache and body aches. Homeopathic and ayurvedic medications heal common cold faster. The treatment for infants includes nasal drops, plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. Medication can be taken for pain. Cough syrups may also be used.
DID YOU KNOW?
Colds are the most common trigger of wheezing in children with asthma. It may lead to many complications which are:
• Ear infection