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Hi Sir/Madam, My 5 Years Kid Was Suffering With Throat

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Posted on Sat, 23 Jul 2022
Question: Hi Sir/Madam, My 5 years kid was suffering with throat infection. He says... lot of pain while eating and drinking anything. We observe some ulcers around uvula. please suggest any medicine. Thank you.
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Answered by Dr. Shinas Hussain (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Sore throat is a possibility

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for the query.
As per your description, sore throat or pharyngitis(inflammation or throat) is a possibility.
As of now avoid cold drinks and ask him to drink plenty of water. Warm saline gargles can provide symptomatic relief.
A short course of antibiotics like amoxicillin can be started after consulting with your local physician.
If symptoms additional investigations like throat swab may be required.
Hope I have answered your query.
Thanks
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Hi Sir/Madam, My 5 Years Kid Was Suffering With Throat

Brief Answer: Sore throat is a possibility Detailed Answer: Hello, Thanks for the query. As per your description, sore throat or pharyngitis(inflammation or throat) is a possibility. As of now avoid cold drinks and ask him to drink plenty of water. Warm saline gargles can provide symptomatic relief. A short course of antibiotics like amoxicillin can be started after consulting with your local physician. If symptoms additional investigations like throat swab may be required. Hope I have answered your query. Thanks