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A 23-year-old female asked:

what can i take for a severe cold? stopped up nose, cough, sore throat and sneezing. i need some relief

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Cold: Rest, fluids, saline spray for your nose are good for starters. You can talk to your pharmacist about over the counter preparations. If this doesn't help and you are getting worse see your doctor. All the best.
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Old remedy: Jewish penicillin is Chicken Soup.
Feb 15, 2016
Dr. Ravinder Nagpaul
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Try This: You can try over the counter Sudafed(do not take if you have high blood pressure), flonase allergy nasal spry, motrin for pain, ginger tea It may help to ease the symptoms

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