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Is it advisable to change medications for typhoid fever?

Hi, This is Devashish. I'm 27.
This morning i came to know, I'm suffering from typhoid. before i thought it was a normal fever. For which i took
Ampilox 500 mg 2 times a day
Sinarest 3X3
Becosoules 3X3

But today changed the medicine and took new med
Paraxin 500 1 tab
Decdan 1 tab
Becosoules 1 cap

Is it ok?
                                                                 
Thu, 25 Sep 2014
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if you are taking medicine on your own then this is not advisable without clinical examination by the physician and with proper test, you can not decide for Typhoid fever, better to get done the serum Widal test, but important is clinical examination and clinical diagnosis, taking antibiotic in this manner may be harmful, take care.
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