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I have heavy cold, throat infection and body pain, No fever

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JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: I have heavy cold, throat infection and body pain
JA: How long have you had the symptoms? Do you have a fever?
Customer: No fever so far
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Other symptoms are there for the past 2 days

Hello! My name is Dr.Ehtisham. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply momentarily.

Have you used any medicine for this so far?

How old are you?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I have tried with paracetamol 500 mg and did vapour with olbas
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I'm 37 years old

Thanks for the details

You should take Cetirizine and Robitussin cough along with Paracetamol

Drink plenty of water '

Continue with steam inhalation and stay in isolation

This is a viral infection and will go away in a week

Please do let me know if you have any other question



Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Thank you.. will follow the same and will reach you back if any assistance required

You are welcome

Please do let me know if you have any other question


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