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A 21-year-old female asked:

My itching after 4 days of cephalexin and sulfamethoxazole is been reduced, however my fever stays consistently at 99.5. i'm also having chest pains and palpitations. i can't see anyone at my practice until monday (school clinic), should i continue to wai

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
Mgt: If you are not experiencing shortness of breath, labored breathing of faintness, it may be alright to see your PCP on Monday AM. More details can also be discussed via a virtual appointment. Irritation of the lung lining can cause chest pain.
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