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Suggest treatment for flu symptoms and throat pain

About 5 days ago I started feeling flu like symptoms, major migraine, light-headed, dizzy, hot flashes, low grade fever, body aches, sore throat and I have little white hard spots all over my throat that is very painful. I coughed up a couple small white balls... I feel very faint... Strep and mono test negative. Please help!
Sat, 7 Apr 2018
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Hello,

Take a throat swab and sent for culture and drug sensitivity. Start with amoxicillin 1 tablet twice daily for 7 days.

Take betadine gargle thrice daily after food. Also, take tablet Levocetirizine 1 tablet at bedtime for 3 week.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Rajat Basak
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