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Why do i have persistent throat pain after fever ?

I m a 15 year old girl, I had a cold for a few days about two months ago and ever since then my voice lets out quite often for no reason. I am also in my school choir and I cannot sing at all because it hurts my throat to sing at any range. Does anyone have any idea whats going on?
Asked On : Thu, 14 Apr 2011
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Dear cortney
You are having laryngitis and more than medication vocal rest is called for. avoid cold things , have hot water and steam with euclyptus leaves.sucking of a small piece of licorice will give good relief.
Answered: Thu, 14 Apr 2011
ENT Specialist Dr. Puneet Maheshwari's  Response
first of all thanks for choosing health care magic..

You are suffering from Acute Laryngitis.Just dont worry for this condition, follow these instructions.

1- Take plenty of luke warm water.

2- steam inhalation.

3- Avoid cold diet, dust, fumes.

4- Take tab ambroxol 75 mg once a day.

5- Tale some antiallergic, like cetrizine, levocetrizine.

6- Dont use any gargle.

7- take a course of antibiotic.

All for 7 days.

Hope this will help you.


Answered: Thu, 14 Apr 2011
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