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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Do you have : Thrush after a course of antibiotics?

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Occassionally: If a person develops thrush.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
ENT doc: Need exam to find cause. See ENT doc.
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Probably not: Most colds are due to viruses and antibiotics do not work on them. All you end up with are the side effects from the antibiotics and increasing antibi ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The chlamydia germ that usually infects the genitals can also infect the throat, if a person manages to transfer the germs from somebody else's genita ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Vice versa: Usually a sore throat gives rise to an ear infection.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John McClay
30 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: The bacteria or virus that affect your sinuses could affect your throat. Also, your nose produces a liter of post-nasal drainage a day in its attempts ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Sore throat: Sore throat is very often caused by virus infection. Some of the viruses that can cause sore throat can also cause myocarditis. Fortunately myocarditi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: No.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Streptococcus pyogen: According to myo clinic , strep throat, which is caused by a bacterium known as streptococcus pyogenes, or group a streptococcus whooping cough, a hi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Not really.The 1st recommended antibiotic for strep throat is penicillin.Bronchitis is not a side effect here.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience Family Medicine
Strep throat: Strep typical course: sudden illness within hours, fever, sore throat, white spot on tonsils, enlarged tender lymh node, no running nose, more common ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brett Halper
23 years experience Family Medicine
Throat: Sure.... Bacterial infection in your mouth can effect other areas in your mouth
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: but you can get both together
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it can: Viral illnesses that cause a sore throat.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Should not do this.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes it can: Crying can cause a sore throat. However, if the sore throat persists for a long time such as several days then i would look into other possibilities s ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, because in some: Cases a woman can experience an overgrowth of yeast.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No: No ticks do not cause sore throat.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Biotin sore throat: Usually not but I am sure thee are a few that will have a reaction to the biotin. But by and large , it is supposed to be a product that is to help ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
47 years experience Cardiology
Cough: yes: Lisinopril is an ace inhibitor and all the medications in this class may cause a dry cough, particularly at night with a few patients (.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Tooth infections: Yes, tooth infections can spread to surrounding (and even distant) locations causing serious complications. As a matter of fact, people have died from ... Read More

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