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A 48-year-old male asked:

Symtoms include the following: ear ach, runny nose, tearing eyes and burning, sore throat, head ache?

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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 cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep or flu). Throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin can lessen pain.
Last updated Jan 1, 2018

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