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Fever, conjunctivitis, audible congestion, sore throat, hurts to move tongue. Prescribed Zpack. Due to virus?

my sore throat is apparently part of cold/ rhinovirus i am currently suffering with . I am on day 6. went to doc today, low grade fever, conjunctivitis and audible congestion, but nothing i can blow out, as my nose is dry and empty. My throat is very sore and it hurts to move my tongue. Doc did not do strep test , just prescribed z pack. Is it just part of a stubborn virus to have horrible sore throat on day 6????
Asked On : Sat, 17 Nov 2012
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Thanks for your query
I can feel your concern
you should be evaluated by medical specialist this may be due to herpes virus you should take anti viral drugs for this purpose.. I recommend to have a proper clinical examination
Hope it helps
Dr imran
Answered: Thu, 31 Oct 2013
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