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Throat infection, fever and cold - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   XXXXXXXX Male 36 years. Having throat infection, fever and cold. please advise
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
User :   since three days
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/N
User :   married. wife and 2 kids
Doctor :   did u get throat infection followed by fever or fever followed by sore throat?
User :   fever followed sore throat
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have difficulty in swallowing?
User :   slightly
Doctor :   do u have sputum?
Doctor :   phelgum?
User :   yes. slight yellow than green
Doctor :   do u have headache and body ache as well
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
Doctor :   r u there
User :   no smoke. no tobacco. no drugs. Taken XL 80, 6 tablets in three days.
Doctor :   ok
User :   headache and body ache yes
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Allergies?
User :   hypertension . Take aten 50 mg.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u might need
Doctor :   antibiotic
Doctor :   medication
Doctor :   for pain relief
Doctor :   u can take
User :   what
Doctor :   tab Sinarest twice daily
Doctor :   for one day
Doctor :   u need to consult
User :   can you suggest anti biotic since busy to o to doctor
Doctor :   physician as u need antibiotic's which cannot be prescribed as the medicine is prescription based
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine have many adverse side effects and can be prescribed by a doctor after your physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety.
Doctor :   u can do salt water gargling
Doctor :   with warm water
Doctor :   three times aday
Doctor :   for two days
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   thak you. I shall.
Doctor :   ur welcome
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