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Throat pain, pain on swallowing, chest heaviness, discomfort on breathing. Treatment?

I have had a pain in my throat for a week that causes me to have pain while swallowing . I then proceeded to take aleve after the pain could not be tamed by sore throat paid aid and now I have the feeling that my chest is a little heavy and when i breath in and out here is a small discomfort that indicates that my chest is becoming a little heavy.
Thu, 2 Jan 2014
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hello. it is likely that the infection may be spreading to your wind pipe and chest, please meet your doctor as you may have to change your antibiotics and maybe start a few more drugs. meanwhile start steam inhalation, that will help. thanks
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