Most common winter ailments such as colds, sore throats, cough; sinusitis or painful middle ear infection (ear ache) can be treated without antibiotics.
What works instead?
Rest, drink plenty of fluids, take pain relievers, such as paracetamol or ibuprofen, and talk to your pharmacist for advice on getting the relief you need.
How long will my symptoms last?
Earache 4 days
Sore Throat 1 week
Cold 1.5 weeks
Sinusitis 2.5 weeks
Cough 3 Weeks
Flu 2 Weeks
Visit the website www.treatyourselfbetter.co.uk for further information on how to treat your symptoms without antibiotics.