It is known that if you have a sore throat that does not cause many problems, is not serious, and you also have symptoms caused by the flu, then you can follow some remedies to feel better.
You can drink plenty of fluids, humidify your room using a steamer, take throat lozenges without a prescription, gargle with warm salt water several times a day, and you can also take acetaminophen or ibuprofen to relieve pain.
In some cases, a sore throat may be severe and may last more than 5-7 days. In this situation, it is necessary that you seek medical help. It may appear symptoms that you should determine to go to the doctor. We can mention here the difficulty opening the mouth, swallowing, breathing, severe and prolonged sore throat, blood in saliva or phlegm, fever, earache,