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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Suggest treatment for fever and cough

Hi Doctor , 20 days before i had temperature , cough and it takes 15 to 20 days , and here local doctor gave me anti bio tics i eat them and now i well , no temperature but still have cough , it seems like some times the dry one and some times not, with all this my complex i mean color of my face and body becomes pale and brown , all people says to me what happen to your face , today i look in mirror i saw black, grey spot on my tongue also.What you suggest and recommend.
Thu, 30 Apr 2015
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
HI

Thanks for posting your query.

Fever with cough indicates infection, though you were treated with Antibiotic , your cough has still persisted . It means the Antibiotic given to you has not worked properly and you need to get another course of antibiotic.

But this time before getting an antibiotic started I would recommend a test called Throat swab culture sensitivity test. This test will tell which is the right Antibiotic for you and if you use that Antibiotic your cough will subside.

Also do salt water gargling , drink hot water, avoid non veg food and avoid citrus fruits.

Hope this information was useful to you.
Any clarifications feel free to ask.


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