A 43-year-old male asked:
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hello i have the following symptoms - diarrhea, slight cough, a little body ache what otc should i get. ?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Viral Illnesses: None of them. Good fluid hydration and rest are the best medicine for the seasonal winter viral illnesses. If you do not have a fever and the diarrhea is worsening then immodium may be indicated.
Answered on Jan 20, 2014
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