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Question: hello Dr , i am 16 weeks pregnant and suffering from cold,cough and fever. Could you please suggest me medicine apart from paracetamol.
Answer: Hello, Dear during pregnancy it's better to avoid medicine if the matter is not svere. For cold and cough you can do some home remedies that can help you. Here are few remedies that can help cure cold and cough; 1. Coconut oil is very safe during pregnancy, and it can be used both internally and topically. You may add a spoonful of edible coconut oil in any hot beverage to get relief from cold. 2. Take a small piece of ginger, crush or grate it and boil it is water and add lemon and honey to it. 3. You may take a glass of warm water and add half a teaspoon of salt to it. You may gargle with this solution to get relief from a sore throat. Alternatively, you may put a few drops of this saline solution in your nose to get rid of a blocked and stuffy nose. 4. You may eat onions in raw form in your salad, or you may also spread chopped onions around your bed to cleanse the air of harmful bacteria or viruses. 5.You may take a glass of warm water and add a teaspoon of honey and a tablespoon of lemon juiceinto it. Mix well and drink this mixture three to four times a day for getting better. The vitamin c in lemon preps up the immune system and the soothing properties of honey work well on the sore throat. 6. Steam is very effective in clearing mucus caused because of cold. You may a take steam directly from a pot of boiling water, or you may use a humidifier. Adding some eucalyptus oil in the boiling water works really well in opening up the blocked nasal tract or sinuses. Steam is also beneficial in providing relief from a sore throat. You must check daily tips and tricks and diet information from the app. They are quite helpful. Take care..
Question: I am having my 20th week. Suffering from cold and cough from past few days. Suggest some safe medicines please
Answer: Hi dear, The best way to reduce this inflammation is to keep the nasal passages clear. steam is wonderful at achieving this.Put a towel over your head and inhale from a bowl of boiling water, ideally using drops of a plant oil such as eucalyptus or olbas oil for added relief...
Question: I'm 23 weeks pregnant n suffering from cold cough and fever. Please suggest for this.
Answer: Drink only warm water, apply eucalyptus oil to your chest, take vicks chocolate, inhale steam, if fever is there it is better to consult doctor. Don't take any tablets on your own