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How do get rid of a sore throat and tongue?

I have been working ridiculous hours and my throat is very sore - even the back of my tongue feels like I have blisters on them. What can I do?

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Asked by LillyMommy at 6:13 AM on Apr. 25, 2009 in Health

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  • If you're sure it isn't strep that needs an antibiotic, try gargling with warm salt water. This is what we did as kids and it really works.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:48 AM on Apr. 25, 2009

  • zinc lozenges and honey mixed with cayenne. If you feel really dragged out our feverish, go get a strep test.

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:36 PM on Apr. 25, 2009

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