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A 44-year-old member asked:

What to do if i have strep throat,and was given a shot of 1,200,000 units of billicillin with 80 unit of depo-provera medrol (methylprednisolone) 40 mg?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
???????: What would one always do? See if the issue resolves. If not, speak with your doctor.
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Let it work: This is usually effective in treating strep throat and helpful if a patient may not be able to keep track of 10 days of treatment.
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