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There are many ways that you can make
yourself feel better while you are waiting for strep throat to go
To increase fluids in the body:
To increase moisture in the air (humidity):
Nonprescription medicines that relieve pain may help
relieve some symptoms of
strep throat, but they will not make you better any
faster. Be safe with medicines. Read and follow all instructions on the label.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerDonald R. Mintz, MD - Otolaryngology
Current as ofJuly 23, 2015
Current as of:
July 23, 2015
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Donald R. Mintz, MD - Otolaryngology
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