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A 25-year-old female asked:

Sore throat no white spots, had low fever last friday. all week barking sound in coughing; produces green-yellow phlegm. worse upon waking. ?

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Dr. Ew Christensen
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Cough: You can try symptom relief with zinc lozenges and mucinex (guaifenesin). If your cough, sore throat and fever are getting worse, or if you are short of breath, then you need to get in and get seen. Take care.
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