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I am having throat infection. what to do for quick & permanent relief ?

Hi, I am having throat infection from last 3 days, what to do for quick relief and permanent relief. thanks
Asked On : Fri, 31 Dec 2010
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General & Family Physician 's  Response

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Throat infection is commonly due to viral infection which will lower down the local immunity and make the throat mucosa prone for bacterial infections.Hence its necessary to take precautionary measures to prevent bacterial infection ,that would be better done by salt water gargling or with Chlorhexidine solution. Avoid cold foods to prevent further congestion of the throat .

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Answered: Fri, 31 Dec 2010
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General Surgeon Dr. Rajinder Bajoria's  Response

Hi welcome to healthcare magic forum
It is a case of viral or bacterial infection of throat or tonsil,so get is confirmed from ENT Surgeon& start a course of antibiotic along with anti-inflammatory drugs & start doing saline /chlorhexidine gargle thrice daily. early treatment will give you better result.Prevention is better than cure .Disclaimer
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