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My daughter has had an ongoing cough for weeks, our GP

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My daughter has had an ongoing cough for weeks, our GP advised to continue steam therapy, after another period my daughter prescribed antibiotics, but she still a dry continuous cough.
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, when was your daughter prescribed the antibiotics? How severe were any side effects?
Customer: 3 weeks ago she had no side effects from medication
JA: Thanks for that. Has she used anything besides the antibiotics for this?
Customer: Vicks
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in her medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: She is on Sertraline 100mg daily
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 7 days ago.

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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 7 days ago.

How old is she?

Any X-ray chest done?