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A 27-year-old female asked:

3 year old fever, cough, sneeze red watery eyes, red throat, runny nose?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
It happens: This sounds like a simple viral cold. Studies in the US found little help with these from OTC cough/cold preparations. The red throat may deserve testing for strep, that would need treatment. Otherwise supportive care/rest & good nutrition is all that is needed.
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