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Posted on Thu, 20 Jul 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: i have a throat infection. 100 fever n severe body pain. for 2 days. throat pain. see the attached throat image.
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Answered by Dr. Ivo Ditah 32 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Take amoxicillin and Tylenol!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I have reviewed the attached image. This is suggestive of a bacterial infection with false membranes and pit son the tonsil glands. I will recommend that you take amoxicillin: 100mg twice daily for 6days and Tylenol: 1000mg thrice daily for pain and fever. In addition, drink and eat well.

Antibiotics cannot be obtained online. You will therefore need to request for a script from your doctor to be served at the pharmacy.

I hope this helps. I wish you well. Feel free to follow through is need be. Above all, keep me updated with your response to treatment.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Ivo Ditah 1 hour later
will zithromycin work instead of amoxicillin?
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Answered by Dr. Ivo Ditah 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
If you have zithromax, yes!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Zithromax can work as well. If you have that rather, feel free to go with it.

I wish you well.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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