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Self care for sore throat and cough - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hello
User :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   this morning i woke up and my throat was hurting like its scratch or something n every time i swallow it hurts and when i cough i gag
Doctor :  
User :   do you know what i shoul take for that
Doctor :  
yes i can help u in this
User :   because i hav to work tomorrow and i want to get better by tomorrow
Doctor :  
actually u have got throat infection
User :   and what is that
Doctor :  
u need to do salt water gargling...
Doctor :   what is ur age/sex?
User :   female 18
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
u should take antibiotic
User :   is there anything i can just go to a store and buy
Doctor :  
along with that u salt water gargling
Doctor :  
we are not supposed to prescribe antibiotics online..morover they are not OTC DRUGS

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