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hello my doc farid is 20 years old I want to ask if the throat for swallowing feels annoying .. that’s covid 19 symptoms?, thanks doc

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Hello Farid, thank you for asking at HealthReplies.com.


Reading your complaint, the complaint could indeed be one of the symptoms of COVID-19 although it is less typical, and the complaint can also be caused by several other possible conditions such as:

ARI
Sore throat
Tonsillitis
Common cold
Influenza

Since there is still a possibility that you might be infected with COVID-19 even though it is not unique, it is recommended that you now:

Remain silent at home for at least 14 days since the first complaint was felt, try to keep you in a different room with your other family members
Use a surgical mask even if you're indoors
Maintaining adequate and balanced nutritious food intake every day
Increase vegetable and fruit intake
Maintain a minimum of 2 liters of fluid intake a day
Get adequate rest every day at least 6-8 hours a day
Exercise regularly for at least 30 minutes every day
Avoid stress
Maintain hand hygiene routinely by washing hands using soap and running water or 70% or more alcohol based alcohol
Avoid sharing your personal food / drinks / equipment with others
You are allowed to take medicine / throat lozenges according to the dosage on the package, if within 3 days the complaint does not improve, immediately consult a doctor for further evaluation
You are also allowed to take vitamin supplements or boost your immune system if you feel it helps

If your complaint is accompanied by a high fever (temperature reaches 38 degrees or more) and shortness of breath, immediately go to the hospital to get further help.


I hope this helps.

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