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Home Kit Test Came Positive, Have Bad Soar Throat, Cough,

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Posted on Thu, 23 Jun 2022
Question: Home kit test came positive, have bad soar throat, cough, fever 99-100, body ache from yesterday
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Answered by Dr. LAKSHMI (1 hour later)
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Thank you for reaching out to Ask A Doctor
Considering the symptom I would recommend an antibiotic course for 5 days along with paracetamol tablet for fever and bodyache .I would recommend tablet zincovit one everyday after food for 15 days .Follow self quarantine for 14 days and eat a high protein diet and 3-4 litres of water.
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Dr XXXXXXX
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Follow up: Dr. LAKSHMI (22 hours later)
which antibiotic? Am taking azithral from last 3 days but still i hv bad throat pain
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Answered by Dr. LAKSHMI (22 minutes later)
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You can continue azithromycin ,complete 5 days course
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Dr XXXXXXX
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Follow up: Dr. LAKSHMI (27 hours later)
RTPCR CT value is 23-26, still have bad cough not able to sleep because of cough
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Answered by Dr. LAKSHMI (20 hours later)
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Thank you for reverting back
It takes time for the cough to settle down .You could take corex dx cough syrup on sos basis ,do warm salt water gargling and continue zinc combination vitamins for 1 month .
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Dr XXXXXXX
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Home Kit Test Came Positive, Have Bad Soar Throat, Cough,

Brief Answer: Kindly read below Detailed Answer: Hi Thank you for reaching out to Ask A Doctor Considering the symptom I would recommend an antibiotic course for 5 days along with paracetamol tablet for fever and bodyache .I would recommend tablet zincovit one everyday after food for 15 days .Follow self quarantine for 14 days and eat a high protein diet and 3-4 litres of water. Regards Dr XXXXXXX