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A 21-year-old male asked:

I've had strep throat for 4 days. have been taking penicillin for 3 days. this morning i woke up with a dry cough. is this normal?

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Dr. Jonathan Blank
Anesthesiology 31 years experience
Post strep: Yes it's normal to have post strep cough for days to weeks as long as no fever and no thraot burning

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