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Treatment for acute pharyngitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   I have got severe pain in throat from past one week
User :   i had been to a doctor and he advised to me to take following tablets
User :   Azee 250mg and dolokind plus
Doctor :   ok
User :   but, looks like the pain hasn't come down.
User :   In fact, doctor told me that pain in throat is due to Ulcer
User :   in throat (possibly)
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   Age: 27; Gender: Male; ; Marital status: Single; Dependants: yes
User :   Location: India
Doctor :   Which city
User :   bangalore
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   i don't have an habit of smoking. i don't chew any as well
Doctor :   Do you have cough/ cold/sinusitis
User :   i drink occasionally
User :   Prior to this pain i had throat pain and dry cough
User :   prior to dry cough i had severe viral fever
User :   due to viral fever i had low BP and de-hydration
User :   this is the history from past one week
Doctor :   Ok are you using the tablets as per dose esp the Azee
User :   yes
Doctor :   DId the doctor the cause for the ulcer
Doctor :   sorry tell the cause
User :   no
User :   he did not say
User :   i forgot to ask as well
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have voice change
Doctor :   do you have ulcers in the mouth
User :   i think there was a voice change and was feeling difficulty to speak when i had viral fever and was low on BP
User :   i don't have ulcers in mouth
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I think you have acute pharyngitis
Doctor :   COntinue the medications given by the doctor acc to the schedule
Doctor :   and add TANTUM mouth wash for 4 days twice daily
User :   may i know what is pharyngitis ?
Doctor :   syrup BECODEXAMIN 2 tsp once daily after food
Doctor :   Pharyngitis is inflammation of throat
User :   and how long do you think this stays ?
Doctor :   it should be cleared in next 2 to 3 days
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   i have to take BECODEXAMIN syrup as well along with the tabs that i mentioned earlier ?
Doctor :   continue
Doctor :   them
Doctor :   for one more week
Doctor :   Stop the Azee tablets after one more week and continue the Becodexamin for 10 days
User :   thank you
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