Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
183 Doctors are Online

What medicine can be taken for mild throat infection for a diabetic? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-May-2013
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1777 Questions
User:Can you please suggest me
User:mild throat infction medicine for diabetic patient
User:and good eye dropes for diabetic patient
Doctor:Diabetics should not take any medicine without the knowledge of the treating physician, it can lead to un necessary complicatons
Doctor:YOu can in fact opt for home remedies
User:OK .
User:But physician is not in town
User:soo can you suggest
Doctor:You can use DISPRIN gargles for throat infection
Doctor:TUSQ lozenges thrice a day
Doctor:Put DISPRIN dispersible tablet in warm water and gargle thrice a day
User:and eye drops ?
Doctor:What is the problem with the eye
User:as such no probs
User:but due to heat .. mild pain and iching .
Doctor:REFRESH eye drops, one drop in each eye
Doctor:5 times a day
Doctor:This can add some tear layer to the eye and help reduce itching
User:Its good for diabetic patient and no sideeffcts
Doctor:They are relatively safe drugs
Doctor:I insist again not to take any medication without the knowledge of the treating physician.
Doctor:So these medicines which I suggested should be used now and told to the doctor once he comes back
Doctor:Are you with me?
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
Doctor:Thank you for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor