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I have a sore throat that won’t go away, l do a few days

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I have a sore throat that won’t go away
JA: How long have you had the symptoms? Do you have a fever?
Customer: l do a few days ago.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No

What are your age and gender?

Since when is your sore throat?

Do you have heartburn, a fever, blocked nose/running nose, cough?

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
Age 44,
Male,
4-5 Days
Running nose
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
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Your symptoms do not point to coronavirus (in case if you are worried).

This can be a cold virus or nose or sinus inflammation.

Following measures are likely to help you recover fast;

1) Rest

2) Plenty of liquids

3) Vitamin C and Zinc supplement.

4) Probiotics.

5) Lemon water (warm) with honey.

6) Tylenol

7) Deep breathing exercises.

8) Menthol steam inhalation.

9) Warm mist humidifier in the room.

10) Nasal saline drops if the nose is blocked.

11) Warm saline/salt water gargles

12) Lozenges

13) Rest to throat; less talking!

14) Warm fluids; increase the fluid otherwise also.

15) Ibuprofen/Paracetamol.

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