Upper Respiratory Infection

Time to see a doctor

Acute URI is characterized by sore throat, nasal congestion, cough, and sputum production, fever, headache. Because viruses cause most cases, antibiotics are not generally used.

If you’re experiencing some of the symptoms listed above and you’d feel more comfortable getting an official diagnosis, request a private consultation with one of our healthcare providers, and a virtual doctor will help you to better understand what you’re dealing with, all within the comfort of your own home. The sooner you seek out treatment for vaginal yeast infection, the sooner the symptoms will subside.

SYMPTOMS

  • Sore throat
  • Fever (low-grade)
  • Coughing up mucus that may be yellow or green
  • Runny and stuffy nose starting a few days before the chest congestion
  • Feeling run-down or tired
  • If your symptoms persist.

Causes

Most cases are caused by respiratory viruses and occasionally by a bacterial infection.