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I have a sore throat. Is it good to gargle with a mouthwash like listerine advanced , or warm salty water is better ?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: It is very good

There are many ways to treat sore throat pain.
You can use cough drops, throat lozenges, salt water, but the best home remedy for sore throat pain relief is a combo Listerine, (or your favorite mouthwash) and hydrogen peroxide.Of course consult your physician before using any remedy and stay well hydrated.

In brief: It is very good

There are many ways to treat sore throat pain.
You can use cough drops, throat lozenges, salt water, but the best home remedy for sore throat pain relief is a combo Listerine, (or your favorite mouthwash) and hydrogen peroxide.Of course consult your physician before using any remedy and stay well hydrated.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. Robert Trager
Dentistry

In brief: All good

Hot tea with honey is better because you swallow it -include a lemon -if persists see your doctor.

In brief: All good

Hot tea with honey is better because you swallow it -include a lemon -if persists see your doctor.
Dr. Robert Trager
Dr. Robert Trager
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Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry

In brief: Why not both?

They serve slightly different purposes.
Listerine is more antimicrobial while salt water will be more soothing. You don't have to decide on one or the other. You can do both and alternate. Feel better soon.

In brief: Why not both?

They serve slightly different purposes.
Listerine is more antimicrobial while salt water will be more soothing. You don't have to decide on one or the other. You can do both and alternate. Feel better soon.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dr. Gary Sandler
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