Acute viral respiratory illnesses are among the most common of human diseases with rates being higher among children from 1-6 years. Morbidity from respiratory illnesses is 30-50% in adults and 60-8-% in children. The use of antibacterial agents to treat viral respiratory infections represents a major source of abuse of antibiotics. Two-thirds to three-fourths of cases of acute respiratory illnesses are caused by viruses involving mainly the upper respiratory tract but can affect the lower respiratory tract specially in children.

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