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How long does it take for azythromycin to start working?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Strep throat: Symptomatology improves within a day or so. The major reason to treat strep throats has always been to prevent rheumatic fever which is unusual now probably more later to the low amount of circulation of specific rheumatogenic serotypes than early treatment.

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