Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
140 Doctors are Online

Headache, sore throat and difficulty in swallowing. Tested positive for malaria. Not responding to levoflaxin

hello pls i need help abt last wk i woke up havin serious headache n sore thoat i complained and i tested positive to malaria so i took malaria tablets of which i felt better den after i completed d doze a day after dt i woke uo wif d sore throat again bt ds time at d oda side of my throat i complained to my doctor he gave me olcin levoflaxin tablets 500mg to use i started today bt along d line i took a drink dt contains vit c now m scared if its gonna work cos m nt feelin any relief and its so difficult for me swallow pls help
Asked On : Sun, 21 Apr 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  31
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
General Surgeon 's  Response
Sometimes,sore throat will not respond to levofloxacin.
You have to go for Antibiotic Cefpodoxime and potassium clauvulanate ,anti inflammatory drug.
Mouth gargling will help a lot
Add antihistamine tablet in the night
Avoid cool drinks,spicy foods,caffeine products.
Nothing to worry
It will come down
Answered: Tue, 23 Apr 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor