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I'm a 26 year old female, 2 weeks ago I had a dry cough and

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Hello I'm a 26 year old female, 2 weeks ago I had a dry cough and then it changed into a tickly cough now it's a mucus cough, but it's constant and I feel tired and my body aches, I'm coughing up yellow mucus and i keep getting sweats.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 4 months ago.

Thanks for your question.

The duration of symptoms indicates that this is now a bacterial infection involving the upper respiratory tract as most viral infections improve in 2 weeks time.

You may need anti bacterial antibiotics to be prescribed to you for treatment of this infection.Please visit a doctor to have proper medicine prescribed to you.

This is my initial answer.Please reply if you need any clarification.

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