Over the counter throat infection medicine

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2075937 tn?1334884194 And for the over the counter kind I've heard to get the 7 day
Avatar f tn Anyone have experience with any over the counter depression medicine that works well?
Avatar n tn But, I would like to know if there is an over the counter medicine. I only get the urgency after a little stress. It stops after 10 hours or so on it's own. But, a cheaper "as needed" OTC medicine would sure be something I am interested in.
Avatar f tn If you are feeling uncomfortable with cough,take over the counter cough suppressants. Also use throat lozenges or throat sprays.They are available over the counter. Antibiotics are needed if bacterial pharyngitis is diagnosed. Regarding your IUD,well the bleeding and abdominal cramps don’t seem to have any relation to the URI symptoms that you are having.For this you need to get yourself properly evaluated from a gynecologist.
Avatar f tn yes yes, I am clean from Vicoden, Antidepresants but still am using a sleep aid, have been using over the counter meds for sleep since the 80's then went to prescription sleep aid and now I only sleep 3 or 4 hours using them. I am going to go off them soon. My Dr would like to see me wait until Jan just because I came off two meds this year and had surgery's but please don't go to prescription sleep aids I think it is harder to get off them than OCT.
Avatar m tn Does he have a cold? Snot in his nose might be draining into his throat making him trying to clear it to comfort the uncomfortable sensation, and it might be hard to breath in that case. If you notice drainage in the nose give him some over the counter medicine. If it doesn't clear up bring him to the doctor.
Avatar n tn You can use the over the counter medicine like monistat. I had a yeast infection many times both pregnancies and my doctor said it was safe to use the over the counter creams.
Avatar f tn I have a cold an taking no medicine is killing me. Is there Any over the counter meds I can take?
Avatar f tn My ob gave a list of over the counter meds to take during pregnancy. Tylenol severe cold and flu is safe in all trimesters so is mucinex.
Avatar n tn Finally if going to the bathroom is painful run water over the area, urinate in a tub or shower. All these help to dilute the acid in the urine. If you have a lesion in an area that is causing a lot of pain and if it is so positioned that by putting a finger or two on it then put some thing on your hand and cover the area by pressing down and covering the area which will make it less painful to go to the bathroom. To make you feel better as well bath in either Aveeno or Epson (sp?
Avatar f tn Tea, lemon, halls, a humidifier, and lots of rest. I had a terrible cold went to the Er and they told me I couldn't use any over the counter drugs. They sent me home with a inhaler.
Avatar f tn Add some Vick or Olbas oil to the water. Bend your head over the bowl and cover your head and the bowl wit a towel. Breathe in the steam through your nose and out through your mouth. Do this 4 times a day for a duration of 10 minutes each time. Doing this will help to loosen up the congestion and unblock your sinuses and Eustachian tube. Keep warm. Best wishes.
9535172 tn?1409019789 m 13 weeks and I have the same thing but with both my ears and my head hurt but I asked my Dr what I could take over the counter he said halls for the throat and robitusn md but if that doesn't help then I would have to go in and get something prescribed
Avatar f tn It could be a throat infection, if that's the case over the counter meds won't fix the problem. she will need to see a doctor and be prescribed some antibiotics to fight off the infection. Once she starts taking the antibiotics she will feel better after 2-3 days but that doesn't mean stop taking the antibiotics she must go through with the whole treatment or the infection will just come back stronger then before and she will then have to get even stronger antibiotics to treat her.
Avatar f tn You should consult your doctor before taking any medication without prescription or over the counter as they can harm baby... in uk all medications have been stopped for pregnant women.. i was not even able to get nasal spray as it can harm baby..
Avatar f tn Is it possible to become addicted to over the counter medications? My 75 year old mother recently moved to my town so that I could help her financially, etc. I have become very concerned about the amount of excederine, prilosec, nasal spray, aleve, and other antacid medicines that she takes. She has a history of bleeding ulcers, she smokes about 2 packs of cigarettes a week, high blood pressure, and other ailments of old age. I didn't realize that she was taking so much of this medicine.
Avatar m tn I get a lot of sinus drainage in my throat and ears almost all year round. Try taking an over the counter zyrtec or some other form of allergy medicine first. If it doesn't help try some sort of mucus medicine. Also talk to your primary care provider about it.
Avatar n tn If you go to the pharmacy ask them for medicine for a vaginal yeast infection...you can buy it over the counter and it will work in like 24hours. And eat lots of yogurt, it prevents the bad bacteria from growing that causes a yeast infection.
Avatar f tn The only thing you can take is baby/kids medicine
Avatar f tn Over the counter is fine ive had 7 yeast infections with my pregnancy and i was scared at first to use over the counter medicine but i doctor told me it doesnt go to the baby or anything and it cures me everytime ! Good luck mama! I am 31 weeks and 4 days!
Avatar f tn I also have a yeast infection and all of the over the counter medicine is not safe. Ask your doctor for a safe prescription. I was going to use an over the counter method and the pharmacist said it's not safe. Good luck!
Avatar n tn Is there any type of over the counter cream you can buy or do you have to take medicine?
Avatar n tn m not sure about over the counter drugs being near the cervix, but the medicine they gave me for yeast infection was inserted vaginally as close to the cervix as possible, my sister took monistat 7 and her baby boy is completely fine!
Avatar f tn I am sure I have a gum infection...What is the best over the counter or home remedy that I can rinse my mouth with until I get to a dentist?
1613602 tn?1306199123 s been happening all day. There is also excess mucus in my throat. What should I do? I took my allergy medicine (over the counter stuff) this morning, but it only helped for about an hour or two. What's wrong?