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A 33-year-old female asked:

I started on azithromycin two days ago, 500 mg, then 250mg. i am allergic to penicillin. sore and swollen still. should i go back to the doctor?

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Dr. Thomas Josa
Allergy and Immunology 39 years experience
What's the infection: It's too soon to determine whether the Azithromycin is working yet. Whether you go back to the doctor depends on what and how serious the infection is. You could call though.

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