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What OTC medicine to control sinus symptoms like cough/sore throat/sinus headache can be taken safely while having a couple of beers?

OTC Sudafed. or nasal sprays such as Afrin should be safe, but only with moderate alcohol intake and assuming you have no medical conditions such as hypertension or take no other meds. Read more...

Sore throat, cough, fatigue, sinus pain 2 weeks ago. Feeling great now but still have slight cough and some yellow mucus in nose. Am I still infected?

Not likely. You most likely have some remnants of the sinus drainage from when you were ill. Stay hydrated and take lots of Vit C and Zinc to help your immune system. Look out for fever and worsening symptoms (cough; sinus pain; etc) as signs of regression of your sinus infection. Good luck. Read more...
Cough. the cough may indicate a mild viral bronchitis. Hydrate, try some plain mucinex (guaifenesin). For your nose try a saline spray three times a day. Read more...

Extreme fatigue, ongoing headache, sore throat, extend cough. What could this be?

Mononucleosis. There are MANY potential causes for your symptoms, but Mononucleosis is a viral infection that can cause extreme fatigue, sore throat, cough, abdominal pains, headaches, swollen lymph nodes and other symptoms. Treatment for Mononucleosis is mainly supportive, meaning plenty of fluids and rest until your immune system clears it. Spleen enlargement is an uncommon but serious possibility. Read more...

I have been fatigued, cough, (using proventil (albuterol) and ventolin) chest heaviness sore throat, runny nose, headache, for 5 weeks now. No fever. Now what?

Viral Infection. A viral infection usually doesn't last that long but cough and the other symptoms could last for a while. If you have these symptoms at the same time each year, it could be 'seasonal allergies' too. Continue the symptomatic treatment. Get checked by your doctor for any allergies (like to pollen, dust mites, pets) etc. Aviod the triggers if you test positive for that. Read more...