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What course of treatment should be done for red and sore throat?

Hi I have been having a sore throat with redness in the back of my throat. I have went to my family physician twice and was given antibiotics and a z pack and a steroid shot. My throats is still red and burns when I drink certain beverages. I have several episodes that while I was speaking that it felt like my throat was closing and I could hardly speak.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hello,

Use tablet amoxiclav. Use salt water gargling thrice a day for five days. Avoid cool drinks and freeze water.

Use tablet paracetamol. if symptoms not improved please consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly.

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

Regards,
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu, Internal Medicine Specialist
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What course of treatment should be done for red and sore throat?

Hello, Use tablet amoxiclav. Use salt water gargling thrice a day for five days. Avoid cool drinks and freeze water. Use tablet paracetamol. if symptoms not improved please consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu, Internal Medicine Specialist