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Sore throat

I am starting to get a small cold. So far its just burning eyes, I've been sneezing, my nose is runny & my throat is so sore. The sore throat pain is the worse. Since I cant call my Dr right now, what can i take for the soreness? I read that honey, lemon & water works but that sounds nasty right now & i dont want an upset stomach on of it. I read cough drops are ok but then that they are not. Any suggestions?
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Are you sure its not just really bad allergies? Sometimes my allergies get bad during pregnancy. If it is, u can take claritin. If it is a cold, you can drink a different flavored tea besides lemon to soothe ur throat. Gargling with salt water, and taking tylenol may help a bit. Hope you feel better. Take care
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Honey and lemon tea :) taste much better than with water
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If your stuffed up also melt peppermints in your tea + honey and lemon (hot tea) I make it for my bf and he loves it it helps him alot
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