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"Afternoon docs, please are there any home remedies i can use for a sore throat/dry cough. I took piritine and vitamin C. It got better, but every once in a while my throat gets itchy and i have to cough. Nothing serious though, but still kinda inconvenient. Is there any thing i can do? "

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    A 36 years year old male asked:
    2 years ago
    Afternoon docs, please are there any home remedies i can use for a sore throat/dry cough. I took piritine and vitamin C. It got better, but every once in a while my throat gets itchy and i have to cough. Nothing serious though, but still kinda inconvenient. Is there any thing i can do?
    Dr. Tayo O answered:
    2 years ago
    Hi there. Sorry about the ailment. You can do steam inhalation with silverbird or use robb. If the sore throat is much use aspirin ie if you don't have peptic ulcer. You can also use strepsils lozenges. Cough syrup will do for the cough. Cheers
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