The chances of bacterial infection might be there causing sore throat
, cough and fever.You should have the chest x-ray done to rule out pneumonia
.The oral antibiotics
are advised to control the bacterial infection.
The commonly used one are septran, augmentin, cephalexin
etc which needs to be taken for 5-7 days.The cough syrup may also be taken to control the symptoms of cough.
The fever needs to be controlled with drugs like crocin, motrin.The cold sponging may also be needed.
You should not take it lightly and consult the doctor for these prescription drugs.