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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

44 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Sleep
(227)
Decongestant (over the counter)
(100)
Dayquil/Nyquil
(60)
Nasal irrigation (e.g., neti pot)
(51)
Robitussin
(68)
Steam
(118)
Elderberry extract
(14)
Cold-FX (North American ginseng root extract)
(4)
Low-Dose Naltrexone (LDN)
(4)
Drinking warm fluids
(173)
Tylenol
(102)
"Wellness Formula" from Source Naturals
(6)
Zapper
(2)
Bikram Yoga
(1)
Grapefruit juice
(11)
Cold Care Tea
(41)
Hot tea
(32)
Olive Leaf Extract
(2)
Lemon juice and hot water
(38)
Emergen-C
(46)
Paracetamol
(5)
Humor & distraction
(55)
Humidity
(67)
Budesonide
(2)
Apple cider vinegar
(11)
Mucinex
(12)
Ferrum phosphoricum
(4)
Chicken soup
(121)
Frequent hand-washing
(152)
Chamomile tea
(45)
Zinc gluconate
(55)
Pau d'arco tea
(1)
Oscillococcinum
(20)
Cold-eeze
(33)
Goldenseal extract
(13)
Vitamin C
(176)
Fasting
(9)
Cinnamon
(12)
Echinacea
(71)
Fresh orange juice
(78)
Airborne
(47)
Garlic
(46)
Cold Showers
(10)
Whiskey
(36)

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