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Sore throat, losing voice, cough. Should i take z pack?

Hello ...I was out in the rain all day on friday and felt drainage in throat with a sore throat coming on sunday I have lost my voice altogether......still have small amount of coughing.....does this need a z-pack or is there something other than an antibiotic I can take to help. I feel like I have to clear my throat but nothing is there to clear....
Asked On : Thu, 17 Oct 2013
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From history it appears that you might be having marked infection as you have hoarseness of voice.
Go for one antibiotic like Z-pack for 3 days.
Do salt water gargles.
Avoid cold drinks and junk food.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Thu, 17 Oct 2013
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