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A 43-year-old female asked about a female:

my 14 y.o. daughter says she can't swallow(it feels like glass) and has severe body aches. likely strep. i have cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) hcl 300mg. can she take it?

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Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Sore throat: Please do not use medicine on your daughter if it has not been prescribed for her current illness. Most of the symptoms you describe sound viral. Push fluids, rest, and if sore throat continues for more than 3-4 days go see a doctor for possible strep test.

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