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Suggest remedy for sore throat, chest pin with breathing difficulties

17 year old girl usually average healthy, been suffering from sore throat hard and deep breating few days. advised chest infection and to take puffer and other tablets that contain steroids and antibiotics , since taken one hour ago feels lot worse breating worse tight chest anf pulse rate of 114 not too hot or clammy
Thu, 30 Nov 2017
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Pulmonologist 's  Response
Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
In my opinion, you should definitely get done chest x ray to identify the severity of lung infection (pneumonia).
If pneumonia is severe then you should start Intravenous antibiotics and fluids.
You may also need Nebulization to relieve chest tightness.
Don't worry, you will be alright with all these.
Consult pulmonologist and discuss all these.
Hope I have solved your query. I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.
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Pulmonologist Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar's  Response
Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
In my opinion, you should definitely get done chest x ray to identify the severity of lung infection (pneumonia).
If pneumonia is severe then you should start Intravenous antibiotics and fluids.
You may also need Nebulization to relieve chest tightness.
Don't worry, you will be alright with all these.
Consult pulmonologist and discuss all these.
Hope I have solved your query. I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.
I find this answer helpful
Pulmonologist Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar's  Response
Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
In my opinion, you should definitely get done chest x ray to identify the severity of lung infection (pneumonia).
If pneumonia is severe then you should start Intravenous antibiotics and fluids.
You may also need Nebulization to relieve chest tightness.
Don't worry, you will be alright with all these.
Consult pulmonologist and discuss all these.
Hope I have solved your query. I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.
I find this answer helpful
Pulmonologist Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar's  Response
Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
In my opinion, you should definitely get done chest x ray to identify the severity of lung infection (pneumonia).
If pneumonia is severe then you should start Intravenous antibiotics and fluids.
You may also need Nebulization to relieve chest tightness.
Don't worry, you will be alright with all these.
Consult pulmonologist and discuss all these.
Hope I have solved your query. I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.
I find this answer helpful
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