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Suggest medication for fever, cold, shivering, cough, phlegm in the throat and headache

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Dr. Praveen Tayal

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Posted on Tue, 29 May 2018 in Accident and Emergency
Question: Hi Doctor,

My brother is having fever 101.5 and he is shivering of cold. He also has cough with mucus. He also has headache.

Please suggest the medicine.

Thanks!!
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Answered by Dr. Praveen Tayal 58 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Viral fever may be there.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
I have gone through your query,from symptoms it seems viral fever,Do cold sponging ,take paracetamol 500 mg 3-4 times daily as par required and antibiotics if cough is productive.He can also take levocetrazine 5mg daily.
If e do not get relief in 2 days than he needs some blood investigation to find out the cause of fever.
I hope this answers your query.
In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out.
Wishing you good health.
Regards.
Dr. Praveen Tayal.
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