A 43-year-old female asked:
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i have lymphedema in both lower legs. i now have cellulitis in my lower left leg. i am starting my 4th day on keflex, and the swelling seems to have gone down a bit, but the pain level has not changed at all. should i be concerned?

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Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
YES: You may need double antibiotic therapy and reevaluation by your treating physician.
Answered on Jul 28, 2017
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