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I have been suffering with cough and cold from several days. I met doctors and the cough was in control due to antibiotics given by her. But, 3 days ago, I felt a fever as well so my doctor suggested to do blood test and chest X-ray. I have been diagnosed with positive widal after test. The results are as below: S. TYPHI ANTIGENS Antigen O - AGGLUTINATION - 1: 160 Antigen H - AGGLUTINATION - 1: 160 S. PARATYPHI ANTIGENS Antigen AH - NO AGGLUTINATION - NIL Antigen BH - NO AGGLUTINATION - NIL Now, my doctor has given me below medicines: MAHACEF - PLUS as antibiotics NIMROS PLUS for fever PENZOLIN - D CLEANCHEST-LS for cough Anukof syrup for cough I am confused if I should continue with the medicine or get hospitalized. Please advise if these medicines are sufficient enough for treatment as the cough problem is very severe.

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Hello lybrate-user you do not need to worry about reports, you do not need hospitalisation. Just continue the medicine and maintain diet restrictions as advised by your doctor. Wish you speedy recovery.
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Hi, Mahacef plus for 7 to 10 days for cough warm saline gargle will be helpful.
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