Sore throat

I have sore throat and having pain since last 5 to 6 months. I am gargling daily with warm salt water.  I smoke sometimes, I chew beetle nuts, I also consume alcohol. I eat spicy food. Now pain in increasing. Please suggest what treatment should I take ?
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Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
hey sore throat could be due to Pharyngitis, tonsillitis , upper respiratory tract infection , you must stop all those habits first, if its infection you need to take antibiotics, consult ENT specialist
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