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Headache, sore throat, allergies, chest congestion, taking claritin, lump on adams apple, hurts to swallow

it started with a sore throat headache and some aches after easter outside. Just fiugured it was allegergies. Sore throat went away after a few days maybe 2. Now Ive still got a little chest congestion not real bad and have been taking claritin like I usually do for allergies this time a year. Now Ive gotten this lump around my adams apple that hurts when I swallow .
Asked On : Thu, 19 Apr 2012
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it seems from the history that you are having sore throat, headache, allergies, chest congestion and lump on the adams apple..
Claritin is a anti allergic drug and it is used for treatment of allergic diseases.
Since your symptoms point to super added infection you need to take antibiotics and decongestants.
Salt water gargling will provide symptomatic relief to sore throat.

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Answered: Fri, 21 Mar 2014
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