No voice due to a cold

Patient : I'm in the process of getting over a cold. Now I'm spitting up mucus and I barely have a voice.
Symptoms:  Coughing, spitting up mucus
Doctor :   Thank you for writing to ATD. You most likely have the common cold. Here are a few things you can try: - Warm salt w ater gargles - Steam inhalation - Strepsils 5 times a day - Cetirizine medication If you have cough and mucus after 3 days or if you get yellow mucus, see a Doctor immediately. I hope this helps you. Get well soon.

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