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oxymetazoline for a sore throat

my doctor prescribed oxymetazoline for my sore throat . he said i have sinus congestion but i am breathing through my nose with no problem. he said to use the nasal spray and continue taking sudafed to dry up my sinuses. i am not a doctor but it seems weird i did nnot get a antibiotic to cure my sore throat or wwil the nasal spray do it
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There isn't an antibiotic for sore throat.  He is giving you nasal spray to clear your sinus because they drain down your throat and cause irritation.  
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i went to a different doctor today and was prescribed amoxcillin. yesterdays doctor was a waste of time. todays doctor was stunned that i did not get antibiotics yesterday, thanks for the help.
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