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I have a heavy head blocked nose n she ever past two

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I have a heavy head blocked nose n she ever for the past two days do I need any antibiotics
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.2 days' symptoms can be due to the viral infection.Antibiotic not needed as it does not work against viruses.Excess congestion can be addressed by a decongestan pseudoephedrine tablets.Ibuprofen will help with the pain.Oxymetazoline nasal sprays can be tried as well for upto 3 days.These are available without prescription.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Tks for ur reply . Do I have to stay home ?
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
First 3 days of symptoms yes after that not needed.Best wishes
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Tks
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Very welcomeGet well soon