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My throat is hurting & I have had fever for two days with coughing in the night time, have been taking theraflu n tylenol (acetaminophen) what else can I do?
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Dr. Michelle Marcincuk
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Several things
Humidifier, chicken soup and other warm fluids, over the counter cough suppressant (such as dextramethorphan, a common ingredient in cold and flu medications), elevate your head of bed, ibuprofen.
These all may help. If it does not go away within a week, or you start to cough up yucky mucus, see your doctor.

In brief: Several things
Humidifier, chicken soup and other warm fluids, over the counter cough suppressant (such as dextramethorphan, a common ingredient in cold and flu medications), elevate your head of bed, ibuprofen.
These all may help. If it does not go away within a week, or you start to cough up yucky mucus, see your doctor.
Dr. Michelle Marcincuk
Dr. Michelle Marcincuk
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Dr. Mark Deutsch
Surgery - Plastics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Pharyngitis
When patients exhibit these symptoms it is most commonly due to viral pharyngitis.
However, these symptoms could represent a bacterial infection requiring antibiotics. Patients with these symptoms need to be evaluated by a physician with likely throat culture to determine if there is a bacterial infection.

In brief: Pharyngitis
When patients exhibit these symptoms it is most commonly due to viral pharyngitis.
However, these symptoms could represent a bacterial infection requiring antibiotics. Patients with these symptoms need to be evaluated by a physician with likely throat culture to determine if there is a bacterial infection.
Dr. Mark Deutsch
Dr. Mark Deutsch
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