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Lack of sleep sore throat

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Virus infection: You probably have a viral infection, but you should see your doctor to get a throat culture to rule out strep.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Sore throat: It's no fun having a sore throat but unfortunately, most are caused by viruses and thus won't respond to antibiotics. In other words, you'll get bette... Read More
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Dr. Bradford Romans
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Internal Medicine 38 years experience
A simple dose of: Advil or Tylenol (acetaminophen) could reduce your pain level so that you could fall asleep.A bit more aggressive approach would be Tylenol (acetamino... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Yes: Poor sleep or complete lack of sleep can make you feel all-around lousy and sick. The sore throat is not as common so that should be checked to see i... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
As always, use of: Good sleep hygiene. 1. Keep a regular bedtime & wakening time (to include weekends). Get up the same time each day, regardless of what time you fell ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Very extremely rare: People who have a sore throat will fall asleep with some soreness in the throat, since their sore throats won't suddenly stop hurting. It is extremely... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sal Aragona
Dentistry 42 years experience
Salt Water: Gargle with warm salt water 3-5 should help you get immediate relief.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
? Reflux: It can cause the sore throat, and air gasp with the possible build up of acid in your throat, may be. At any rate, if sore throat isn't improving, you... Read More
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Get it checked : May be reflux if it occurs more at night however the tonsils need to be examined to exclude an infection here. Please see a doctor and urgently if br... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
Pediatric Neurology 52 years experience
Help sleeping: Try a glass of tea with honey before bedtime.
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