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A 38-year-old female asked about a female:

6 year old finished 10 days of amoxicillin 24 hours ago. now has red non-raised rash on arms and legs, bothering her much. is she allergic?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Mgt: Allergic reactions to antibiotics can occur but more details are needed. Is the rash blotchy? Does it fade? I would recommend being seen by your PCP. If there are any other symptoms such as respiratory or GI problems, please see the ED.
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