A 21-year-old female asked:
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pcp prescribed amoxicillin 500mg 10 days for what might be a sinus infection. hard to tell but she wants to play it safe. making me nauseas, tips?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Antibiotics often have no benefit for sinus infections. If you are having problems tolerating amoxicillin your doctor can switch to a different antibiotics if he or she thinks one is still necessary.
Answered on Jan 19, 2018

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Call pediatrician: She sure sounds like she's developing an allergic reaction. Please contact here doctor now.
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