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Being a 51 year old diabetic in good health, what should I do about a chest cold w/low grade fever?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Drink lots of fluids

Can use claritin, (loratadine) plain mucinex if mucous yellow-green, call md to consider antibiotic if hi fever, shaking chills-go to er.

In brief: Drink lots of fluids

Can use claritin, (loratadine) plain mucinex if mucous yellow-green, call md to consider antibiotic if hi fever, shaking chills-go to er.
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