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Have woken with tickle in throat and feel as if i have a

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have woken with tickle in throat and feel as if i have a cold. I am worried if I have this Conronvirse
JA: Do you have a fever? Do you have any other existing medical conditions?
Customer: I do feel a little warm but not too bad.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Not that I can think of

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
How long have you been sick?

Any cough or chest pain?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Had a tickle in my throat yesterday but just thought it was usual and took a cough sweet which helped
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I have a slight cough but no pain

This certain doesn't have any of the usual symptoms of the flu, let alone coronavirus

With those you'd have a high fever, severe cough, headache, body aches--not just a throat tickle

This sounds more like an allergy problem

So nothing to worry about--you can try either Claritin or Zyrtec for that

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thanks that seems OK.

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