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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Pixie | 2007/03/27

Q.

Medicines

My daughter just got discharge from hospital, she had bronchiolitis.
Now she has the following medice to use:
Asthavent
Budeflam
Preflam
Singulair

All I want to know is what is the long term effects of the above mentioned medicine?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is unecessary for a child to be on any of these medicines after having bonchiolitis as bronchiolitis is a viral infection. Children recover from this illness after a few days without any treatment. The medicines you list are given to children with asthma.

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