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06 Sep 2007

milk allergic & eye infection
My 2 year old son has always had a bad cough and has always drooled a lot. milk products and soya makes his chest worse so i have taken him off all milk an soya products. he also has a runny eye, could it be because of allergies? also, is the drooling a sign that something is wrong?
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childhood diseases
paediatrician

01 Jan 0001

Drooling is normal at his age. The running eye is not due to allergy but may be due to an eye infection. Try Chloramphenicol eye ointment twice a day for 5 days. If his eye does not clear up ask a doctor to see him.
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