A 34-year-old female asked:
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i have a whooping cough and sore throat. i have drank tea with honey and have taken nightquil. still nothing...help me. thanks!

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Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Cuture for pertussis: If you have a whooping cough, you should be cultured for pertussis. You may need to be on antibiotics. See your doctor now.
Answered on Mar 31, 2013
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