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Treatment for inflammation of throat - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hello xxxx... How can I help you...?
User :   Hello.. I had slight fever and throat infection last week, for which I had taken medicines.. Now I still have cough and flem..what should I do?
Doctor :   ... Which medicines you took and how many days?
User :   I tool Calpol 650 1-0-1 for 5 days, Cap Phexin 1-0-1 for 5 days and cetrezine A 0-0-1/2
User :   Also, bcosules 1-0-0 for 5 days
Doctor :   What is the color of your Sputum?
User :   It was thick yello/greenish last it is more of thick sticky yellowish..
Doctor :   Hmm... You most likely have Seutepharngitis (Infection in throat)
User :   What shall I do now?
Doctor :   acute pharyngitis*
Doctor :   what u shud do is,....
Doctor :   u might need a change of
Doctor :   anti-biotic
Doctor :   u need to go back to the doctor for a repeat
Doctor :   physical examination
User :   what is pharyngitis?
Doctor :   inflammation of throat
User :   and what is Seutepharngitis?
Doctor :   it was a typo
Doctor :   wht I had wanted to say was acute pharungitis
Doctor :   you have to go and see ur physician again,..
User :   Okay...How long it might take to cure?
Doctor :   u may have to change ur anti-biotic to Levoday-500
User :   Now i dont have much throat pain though..
Doctor :   Please chek with ur general practitioner tht u aren't allergic to it
User :   Okay..Thanks...

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