A member asked:

2 of the 4 members of the family have strep (saw a doc yesterday) now two of us are starting to feel poorly as well.. should we start meds?

2 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan answered

Specializes in Dermatology

Suggest oral penicillin V for everybody.

Answered Sep 3, 2017



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Dr. Yale Kanter answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

Yes but should also get a culture and sensitivity before if possible.

Answered Sep 4, 2017



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