Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: zay | 2009/03/05

Q.

11 MONTH OLD WITH THROAT AND CHEST INFEC

DEAR PROF MY 11 MONTH TWINS HAVE A THROAT INFECTION ADN CHEST THE GP PRESCRIBED SO MUCH MEDICIDE FOR THEM PLASE ADVISE WHAT U WOULD GIVE IN THIS REGARD I AM USING SALEX

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

If your twins have been diagnosed as definitely having tonsillitis they will need an antibiotic. At the same time you are advised to give them a probiotic such as Reuteri infant drops daily for 10 days. Keep up with the Salex drops twice daily.

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