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How do you get over the pain of strep while waiting on your medicine to start working?
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Dr. Michael Jones
Family Medicine
In brief: Steroids
I frequently prescribe or give a shot of steroids which works well for the swelling and pain.
Gargle warm salt water. Ibuprofen can also be quite helpful.

In brief: Steroids
I frequently prescribe or give a shot of steroids which works well for the swelling and pain.
Gargle warm salt water. Ibuprofen can also be quite helpful.
Dr. Michael Jones
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