Patient Comments: Strep Throat - Home Remedies for Symptoms

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A Doctor's View on 7 Strep Throat Home Remedies

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Check out these seven strep throat home remedies to sooth the symptoms of strep throat. Also, how long should a strep throat last? Find out when you should contact your doctor. Read the entire Doctor's View

Comment from: sd304, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: February 13

In addition to steroids and a Z pack, my doctor suggested a few at home remedies to help with the pain. First, liquid Ibuprofen (children's....I am an adult) because it coats your throat directly. Second, use Listerine mouthwash. It numbs your throat better than any cough drop.

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