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I have an upper respiratory infection and have been taking clarithromycin for 2 days. I now have cold like symptoms an a blocked ear. Is this normal?

I have an upper respiratory infection and have been taking clarithromycin for 2 days. I now have cold like symptoms an a blocked ear. Is this normal?

Blocked ear: Quite common. Do not worry about it. The infection can take a week to ten days to clear. Good luck and hang in there. See my other answer to this question. ...Read more

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Upper Respiratory Infection (Definition)

An upper respiratory infection refers to an infection that involves the lining of the breathing passages above the lungs. It usually refers to infections that involve multiple areas simultaneously such as the nose, sinus, ears, throat, ...Read more


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How do you know if child has upper respiratory infection or cold?

How do you know if child has upper respiratory infection or cold?

The same: Some people call an upper respiratory infection a cold, both are usually caused by a virus and treating the symptoms is all that is necessary while your body fights the infection. If your child is has a fever, is having trouble eating or breathing, you should see your family doctor. Colds, and all other upper respiratory infections, are contagious, so avoid coughing/touching or kissing people. ...Read more

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Had a bad cold for a month and noticed new A1C test went up for no reason. can prolonged upper respiratory infection cause blood glucose increase?

Had a bad cold for a month and noticed  new A1C test went up for no reason. can prolonged upper respiratory infection cause blood glucose increase?

Recheck: It may cause a change in blood glucose levels which can be then reflected in test results. I would recommend a recheck two weeks after you recover. A virtual appt in available online for follow up healthtap.com/DosanjhMD Code: NCYHPZ ...Read more

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How do you treat coryza?

How do you treat coryza?

Coryza: An acute, mild, self-limiting catarrhal .syndromePreventing the spread of the common cold is very difficult but simple measures to prevent the spread of acute respiratory infections, such as hand washing, wearing masks and wearing gloves, have been shown to be effective.Vitamin D deficiency is thought to lower resistance to respiratory infections.Alcohol hand rub is not effective at reducing transmission of cold viruses ...Read more

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What are the resons of coryza and to how to avoide the coryza ?

What are the resons of coryza and to how to avoide the coryza ?

Common cold: Coryza is a term for a runny nose and is usually due to viral infection with the various strains of common cold virus. Take tylenol (acetaminophen) if you have fever, drink plenty of fluids and get some rest till it passes. You should avoid exposure to people with common cold and wash your hands frequently. ...Read more

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My husband has coryza every morning till afternoon very often. What will u suggest us urgent please ?

My husband has coryza every morning till afternoon very often. What will u suggest us urgent please ?

Depends: Coryza can be caused by infection as well as allergies. There are some other less common causes as well. If this has been ongoing for more than a few weeks it's unlikely to be a typical cold. You can try antihistamines.Nasal steroids are sometimes used as well. The best thing however would be to see your doc. ...Read more

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