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... I agree and like I say what works for one may not work for another and most studies lend to that as well. If it works for you that is great, wish it would for me tho! ... (23 replies)
... Sometimes what we may think is a cold coming on it is actually a allergic reaction or a weather change or some irritant that just got in the way and not necessarily a cold or flu. ... (23 replies)
... I am replying to this even though it was asked 2 months ago....a high dose of Vit C would be 500-1000mg when sick (although even doubling that should be fine since your body will rid of what it doesn't need) I am a smoker and I take a 250mg per day with my multi (smoking supposedly depletes vit C) but when sick I boost up to the 500-1000mg. Zinc is also good to take when... (23 replies)

... I have exactly identical situation now. I got in on Saturday too like you and have it till now. I never used to have cold with intense coughing. I haven't used medicine, but tried herbal teas all the time to relax my body. ... (11 replies)
... Use either a cold mist or heat vaporizer to add moisture into the dry air. ... (13 replies)
... I laid down but that didn't help much, it still felt like the room was spinning. I thought maybe it was because I had taken cold medicine and cough syrup at the same time, so today I didn't take the cough syrup thinking maybe that was it... ... (2 replies)
... I was just wondering what you guys thought were the best nasal decongestion medicines. I am battling a terrible cold and would appreciate any recommendations. The nasal spray is working pretty good but it only lasts a few hours. ... (6 replies)
... One last thing, you could also buy a bottle of Saline Nasal Spray. Use this a couple of times a day, as it has NO MEDICINE IN IT and is harmless, however, studies have shown that when using this on a regular basis it had decreased the incidence of catching cold's and the flu. ... (2 replies)
Flu? Cold?
Jan 27, 2004
... First of all, have you been to a dr.? I think the passing out is not good, and something I would want to talk to a dr. about. Then the racing heart... What med are you taking? I hope to hear more. Was it for the flu? Like sudafed? That could make your heart race.... Do you have any anxiety related illnesses. I do so I know about this. concerned for you, dagmar (2 replies)
... Unfortunately, the medications you are using are prolonging your symptoms. The body is rebounding when ever your medication wears off. The best solution is to drink plenty of fluids. Take warm baths. Take a tylenol or IBuprofen product to relieve muscle pain but just the recommended dosage in the recommended time. Try to withdraw all of those decongestants because they are... (4 replies)
... sorry you are feeling so bad, but otc drugs don't do much for a cold. You can take an otc antihistamine which might take care or the runny nose, but it might dry you out and give you a sore throat. A cool room with increased humidity might help. Save your money and quit bying otc drugs, because they may be interfering with your sleep. try and get more rest. If you are... (4 replies)
... I've been suffering from a horrible cold for the past few days. At first, I thought it was allergies and took my usual dose of Allegra and OTC Benadryl. ... (4 replies)
... number of hours increased each night until eventually I was in bed for eleven hours at a time. I was sweating a lot, more so at night. Flushes of feeling hot and cold transpired and a mild headache ensued. These are all common flu symptoms. ... (5 replies)
... You make a good point regarding some side effects of antibiotics however what about disease transmission. The longer someone suffers the effects of a upper respiratory infection the greater likely hood they can pass it to another person. ... (7 replies)
... I have no idea what is going on with me.On saturday i started sneezing like crazy,then the watery eye thing started with the runny nose.I felt dizzy and everything was hurting. ... (4 replies)
... You seem to have a pretty good handle on your heart problems, and also as they relate to these respiratory ailments like flu, etc. ... (11 replies)
... Also, try taking the homepathic remedy Pulsatilla in a 6 or 30x potency. This is very good for discharges that are green and yellow in colour. ... (12 replies)

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