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"is it always necessary to take antibiotics to treat cold and cartarr?I have been sneezing for about 2 days and I have taken loratydyn which suppressed the cold but coughing now and having rise in temperature "

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    A 48 years year old male asked:
    3 years ago
    is it always necessary to take antibiotics to treat cold and cartarr?I have been sneezing for about 2 days and I have taken loratydyn which suppressed the cold but coughing now and having rise in temperature
    Dr. Faith A answered:
    3 years ago
    Good morning sir. Antibiotics are not always adviced for use to treat common cold because it is caused by virus which goes with or without treatment. If you have developed fever, you may need to treat Malaria with a good antimalarial. Wishing you all the best.
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