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Sore throat and stomach upset - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   Hi doctor
User :   I need your help
Doctor :   Sure
Doctor :  
Proceed with it
User :   I am suffering from cold since yesterday
Doctor :   Ok

User :   unable to work
User :   feel like sleeping
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   sore throat
Doctor :  
May I know your age?
User :   even stomach is upset
User :   32
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
other than sore throat, do you have cough, nasal congestion, running nose, headache, fever?
User :   yes, cough and mild fever
User :   bit of body pain
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
other symptoms which I mentioned
User :   no
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   feels like no energy is there in body
Doctor :  
So your presentation goes in favor of throat infection
User :   and stomach too
Doctor :   Stomach, what are the symptoms you are having?
User :   its not clearing in morning
User :   gas
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Any pain and/or loose motions?
User :   no
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Now for the first 3 days, antibiotics are usually not advised
Doctor :  
have you taken any medications?
User :   yes, cold medicine: allercet cold
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Has it been prescribed?
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and did you find relief with it?
User :   earlier by known doctor
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   yes partially
Doctor :  
For now, I shall suggest you certain OTCs for today and tomorrow
Doctor :  
and if there is no improvement you shall need to report to a doctor personally
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Take Tab Dolo 650 3 times per day after food for 2 days
Doctor :  
And Avil 25 mg at night after food for 2 days
Doctor :   Avil is advisable at night as it can cause drowsiness
Doctor :  
and you should not take Allercet if you take Avil
Doctor :  
as they are both for the same purpose
User :   fine
User :   what about stomach
Doctor :  
And also I would advise you to do throat gargling with disprin tablet put in water
Doctor :   For stomach problem I would advise you to take Syp Aristozyme 10 ml morning and night, half an hour before food
Doctor :  
and use raw onion in your diet
Doctor :  
Avoid foods which are difficult to digest for you
Doctor :  
Also avoid cold foods and outside foods till you are fine with the sore throat
User :   thank you
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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