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Suffering from sore throat and fever during season changes. Ant permanent cure? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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User:I need one advise..
Doctor:sure, please proceed
User:everytime during season change..( winter to summer , summer to monsoon October heat to winter ) i suffer from soar throat , light fever....
User:for about 3-4 days
User:This i am experiencing since last 7-8 years..!!
Doctor:That is a common occurance, and 40% of people have such occurances . This is not an abnormal occurance
User:Once i recover from this...later on for whole of the season , whatever be temperature..i do not get any problem on this ground.
Doctor:cold weather, causes increase in viral infections , and they spread faster too
User:even temperatures drop to zero...later...i will not face any troat issues or even cold
User:how to arrest this ?
User:i had taken arithrocine , ciplidine ,
Doctor:prevention, is to avoid exposure to cold winds, and avoid people who are coughing
User:gargling solutions...
Doctor:use of a face mask will be the best way to do that
Doctor:taking antibiotics, will not prevent them
Doctor:but it can cause resistance to antibiotics, which is not good
User:face mask ..every day OR only during season change
Doctor:using them specially during seaxon changes , willl be ok
Doctor:but using them daily will also prevent issues due to pollution , and is better to do so
User:you are suggesting everyday...during travelling on roads ?
Doctor:yes, that is right
User:I wear helmet when riding 2 wheeler or go by car
Doctor:ok, that is fine
User:i have seen even i am on leave & staying in home...still during season change i suffer from this
User:this has become a routine for me now...
User:i am not allergic to dust etc...
User:do you suggest anything to improve resistance against this ?
Doctor:viral infections are more common, due to the fact that people when sick do not stay in home, but continue to work, and this results in spread of infection
Doctor:and more people get infected due to this
Doctor:You can take ANTIOXIDENT supplements and also good protein diet
User:fine doctor
User:so no medicine etc.. is required as a prevention in this case
User:am i right ?
Doctor:try , EVION 400 CAP, once a day daily
Doctor:this can help to improve your digestion
Doctor:and immune status
User:Thanks doctor...
Doctor:U r welcome
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