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A 39-year-old female asked about a male:

3 year old son has a rough cough to near gagging occasional fever of 100.5 yellow nasal drainage. originally diagnosed strep & flu finished tamiflu.

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
New visit: Make another visit to the doctor to see if you child has developed pneumonia or bronchitis.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Amoxicillin: If he tested positive for Strep, Amoxicillin is also indicated. The co infection and fever is concerning. Please monitor temperature, provide fluids and follow up with your pediatrician. Nasal saline and an antibiotic may be useful.

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