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Does the dried orange skin chinese medication help with sore throats?

Does the dried orange skin chinese medication help with sore throats?

Dried Orange Peel: Is one ingredient used in mixtures with traditional chinese medicine. Although this may help with sore throats, for significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. ...Read more

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Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more


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I have a painful sore throat that started last night and the next morning i spat out a orange-yellowish booger is that normal?

I have a painful sore throat that started last night and the next morning  i spat out a orange-yellowish booger is that normal?

Of course not: If it were normal you would not be asking the question. When you have a respiratory tract infection the inflammatory materials may pile up and need to be coughed out. This coughed up material contains secretions, damaged tissue, bacteria or virus and other materials you may have breathed in. It is normal in the sense that that is what happens, . ...Read more

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Hi, I just noticed that my soft palate and sublingual looks orange colour..I don't have sore throat. Is this a big health problems which I not aware.

Hi, I just noticed that my soft palate and sublingual looks orange colour..I don't have sore throat. Is this a big health problems which I not aware.

IDK: This requires that you consult a dentist and/or physician for a one on one medical history and clinical evaluation. It can not be determined over the internet sight unseen with such few facts given. ...Read more

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I have a sore throat for four days now i don't feel sick it feels like i may have a scratch in there. I been drinking hot tea, orange juice.

I have a sore throat for four days now i don't feel sick it feels like i may have a  scratch in there.  I been drinking  hot tea, orange juice.

Nothing Strong: Tea is ok, however orange juice is too irritating on the tissue. Use something that is more gengle to the tissue. Also you can do the usual way is to take liquid medicine or cough drops designed for the throat. The old way is to gargle with peroxide, the new way is to gargle with Chlorhexidine gluconate (brand name = Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) and needs an rx from your physician or dentist). ...Read more

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I have a sore throat and am allergic to fruits like water melons or orange. Whenever i consume these fruits i get immense urge to cough. Please help.

I have a sore throat and am allergic to fruits like water melons or orange. Whenever i consume these fruits i get immense urge to cough. Please help.

Oral allergy: You are suffering from oral allergy syndrome, which is related to outdoor pollen allergy. You probably have seasonal nasal allergies that are contributing to the symptoms to fresh fruits. Controlling your environmental allergies may help with your reactions to fruits, see an allergist about allergen desensitization or allergy shots. ...Read more

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A slight Sore throat that comes & go along with yellow or orange like phlegm, with a persistent cough for what seems to go on more then three weeks?

A slight Sore throat that comes & go along with  yellow or orange like phlegm, with a persistent cough for what seems to go on more then three weeks?

Virus &/or allergies: Viral upper respiratory infections can hang around for weeks, but may be compounded by allergies. Sinus infection is another possibility. Best to see a primary care provider at this point for a more complete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Throat Pain (Definition)

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Viral Pharyngitis (Definition)

A sore throat is discomfort, pain, or scratchiness in the throat. A sore throat often makes ...Read more