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Consistent fever, pain in limbs, sore throat, loss of voice, diagnosed with laryngitis, prescribed amoxicillin. Recovery time?

Hi I had constant fever since Thursday, aching limbs and a very sore throat . Been diagnosed with laryngitis and given amoxicillin . I have completely lost my voice and cough constantly and violently especially when I try and sleep also have very bad right shoulder pain which also does not allow me to sleep. How long do you think this is likely to continue
Mon, 22 Oct 2012
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hi,u may be suffering from viral infection thats causing you sore throat,hoarsness of voice.It usually subsides by 2 wks.Avoid voice abuse and do gargling with salt water 3 times daily and take adequate rest.wish you a good health.
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It may take 2 weeks to recover.
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