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I have a 3yr old with a post nasal drip for the past 3days.

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I have a 3yr...

I have a 3yr old with a post nasal drip for the past 3days. She has been spitting a lot and has been throwing up after eating. I have been giving her claritin for kids but that does not seem to help.

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

Post nasal dripping, runny nose (clear mucus), vomiting after eating (mostly mucus),

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Are you having any breathing problems?

3days. No trouble breathing

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Low grade fever (on and off) no prior illness or allergies. Patient is 3yrs old.

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Health Professional: Dr. Anil, Doctor (MD) replied 3 months ago
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Health Professional: Dr. Anil, Doctor (MD) replied 3 months ago

I understand your concern.

Well as you describe,you should give him nasal saline spray initially.

Also give him OTC Liquid Emetrol.

You can give him OTC Nasonex nasal spray once a day.

Also use a humidifier in his room.

Elevate his head while sleeping.

Hydrate him with Pedialyte and warm liquids.

Give him steam inhalation with keeping him in your lap.

You should give him OTC Children's Tylenol.

If his symptoms'll persist then see him to doctor for further evaluation and management.

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