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Medication for viral fever and mouth sores - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
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please proceed with your health query
User :   Hi, i'm 18 and in college. I have been sick for going on the 4th week now, i was hospitalized twice, and they found nothing wrong and just said it was "viral" i was given a spinal tap for menengitis, several H1N1 tests all negative. i've been treated an the health center on campus, and walk in clinics. I have a fever most of the days, i probably haven't ate a meal in the past two weeks, i can barely drink, the highest my fever has ever been was 103 in the beginning now it lingers between 100 and 101. my body is achey all the time. i get sick in the stomach alot im shakey loosing a lot of weight tired, constant headaches, this week i went to another doctor for infected glands in my throat swollen covered in thick white vein looking things, now i have blisters all throughout my mouth making it impossible to drink or attempt to eat. it burns, my gums are swelling, i can't lay my tongue comfortably, they tried Z pack, didnt work, now im on Clairthromyc,prednisone, and phenergan please help
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please give me some time to read through your history
User :   ok
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please provide the details of how all this started?
Doctor :   what were the initial symptoms that you had?
User :   one night it just hit me i got super sick real high fever throwing up bile sweating, chills.
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and what was done for you at that time?
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was a ultrasound abdomen done at any time?
User :   no, i was given a shot of steriod, tylenol, and sent home
User :   and given the z pack, no ultrasound
Doctor :  
now what are the symptoms that are bothering you?

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