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Presence of thick yellow green sputum or nasal secretion means that there is associate bacterial infection.
It will require antibiotics like amoxicillin, erythromycin
or first generation cephalosporins for around 5 days
to clear the infection.
I agree, however the Dr. was not impressed with that. They told me that if I was still ill in 10-14 days they would discuss antibiotics. I am miserable and have missed work and school this week. How do I get the Dr. to hear me?
Tell him that it have symptoms after around 5-6 days of treatment
and have fever
Yellow color of the sputum or nasal secretion is almost always bacterial infection.
only fever has been low grade
even if low grade is present.
means that there is infection or inflammation.
I agree, thank you
It needs antibiotics for recovery.
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