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A 33-year-old male asked:

Have a post nasal drip for more than a week. no sore throat, but worried that it could infect my lungs. starting with slight cough. what should i take. and should i go see a doctor?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Nasal congestion: If no fever i would not think a doctor much help. Try antihistamine or decongestant.
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