What is the treatment for throat ache? - Online Doctor Chats
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Doctor i have a throat ache
since when is it?
Its 2 days now doctor
Unable to talk much doctor
I am sorry about it
Did you take any medicine for the same?
any other medicine?
I dont remember the name doctor it was in a yellow colored strip
Were you prescribed any antibiotic?
I have been gargling
with warm water
gargling with plain water and nothing else?
salt as well doctor
slight cough doctor
I suggest you to do gargling with Betadine mouth gargle thrice daily thoroughly for ten to fifteen minutes
Along with this, Chew strespsils lozenges thrice daily or more times
Are you following me?
is it a tablet doctor
or a mouth wash
it is a mouth wash
this will cure the cough as well right doctor
however, please observe for a day more
if it is increasing, you will need antibiotics
Can you suggest any antibiotics doctor
just in case
this usually takes care of the infection, if any
get well soon
thank you doctor
any more queries for now?
thats it for now doctor
Bye for now
Thank you doctor
thank you too
Doctor i just needed a small help
My friend is diagnosed with PAH
What are the precautions and what can be done doctor
Has he been evaluated by the doctor?
may I know what treatment is he on?
and Pulmo pres doctor
And is his symptoms under control?
not really doctor
still gets tired soon
and has trouble breathing
Let me brief you.
Pulmonary artery hypertension is a condition that is similar to any person with blood pressure problems.
Those dietary and physical activities that are recommended for a patient with blood pressure is also applicable to him.
In general he should engage in mild to moderate exercise that is tolerable.
Avoid too much salt and too fatty / calorie rich food.
In addition to these since his symptoms are predominantly involving the lungs
he should avoid any strenuous physical exercises and activities.
Take precautions during cold and climate changes.
If he develops nasal congestion, sorethroat and other respiratory problems he should take treatment at the earliest.
In addition to that, he should avoid high altitude, deep diving and other recreational activities.
Above all, he should take his medicines religiously.
have you followed?
Do you have any questions?
is it life threatning doctor?
It can cause serious troubles, but the problem can be kept under control.
Do you have any other questions?
any other medicines doctor?
There are few other medicines available to treat pulmonary artery hypertension. But bosentan is preferred by many doctors.
Encourage him to continue the same.
that is enough doctor?
I wouldn't not be able to confirm if he needs other drugs without an opportunity to evaluate and monitor him regularly.
is there any permanent cure doctor?
It is better that his treating doctor answers this question.
or any operation
As I said earlier this condition is similar to any person with high blood pressure. The difference being his symptoms are predominant on his lung. Heart can get involved further in some cases.
Surgical remedies are tried for person who have lung and heart complications.
there have been several instances of fainting doctor
Please note that the surgery doesn't reverse pulmonary artery hypertension.
The fainting may be due to multiple reasons. It may be due to the medical condition per se or due to the medicines he is on.
He should discuss the problem with his treating doctor and find the reasons for fainting.
Do you have any more questions?
Thats all for now doctor
Thank you doctor
Thanks for consulting me.
Bye for now.
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