How to Treat Strep Throat

August 02, 2021

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If your doctor has diagnosed you with strep throat - don’t worry! This bacterial infection is curable and easy to treat. With proper medication and care, makakaiwas ka sa mga complications at symptoms ng strep throat.

Para di pa lalong kumalat at lumala, here’s how to manage strep throat with the help of your doctor:

  1. Take antibiotics
    If strep throat is diagnosed, your doctor will most likely prescribe antibiotics to help fight the infection. With the right treatment, gagaan ang pakiramdam mo sa loob ng dalawa o tatlong araw. Hindi narin nakakahawa ang strep throat after starting antibiotics.
    Be sure to follow the prescribed number of days and finish your medicine even as you start to feel better midway to avoid recurring infections or complications.
  2. Pain relievers
    Your healthcare professional will also most likely prescribe you over-the-counter medicines for strep throat symptoms such as throat pain and fever. Make sure to follow your doctor’s dosage and to only take as needed.