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Im coughing real blood and I've got chest pain. No fever, but constant cough (big smoker). Will amoxicillin take care of it?
It can if sensitive: It can if the bacteria is still sensitive to Amoxicillin.There has been lot of resistance to Amoxicillin for last several years and is not recommended as first line antibiotics. Cipro and Levaquin and Ceftrioxone are first line antibiotics recommended till culture and sensitivity report is available ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son is on day 4 of Amoxicillin for strep. Fever is gone but he can hardly swollen without crying in pain. Is it typical?
Maybe: Strep verified by testing ? If so, Amoxicillin is an effective treatment when given in proper amounts. The response varies with the patient and co-factors. Kids can have a throat infection virus and carry strep at the same time. This slows improvement.Time delay before treatment also means there will be a slower response. The lack of fever is a good sign.I'd call your docs office for guidance ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Getting fevers intermittently for last one month did a course of amoxicillin & mextra. For few days everything remains fine then suddenly start fever?
FUO: You have a fever of undetermined origin. This is the topic of numerous articles, chapters and books. Most are non-infectious, but for those that respond, as yours, to antibiotics, one must be concerned about a heart valve infection, a hidden abscess, and so on. You should see an Infectious Diseases specialist ASAP. Do not neglect this. Hopefully this will be benign but has potential to be fatal. ...Read more
My son has been on amoxicillin for about four days and has a fever of 102.8 is this normal? My son is 14 months old
My daughter (10) is taking amoxicillin. But she is still have fever. Can she take children's Motrin also?
Yes: There is no interaction between amoxicillin and ibuprofen, so she can take both. The more important question is why she is taking the amoxicillin and whether we should expect her fever to be gone by now. Most children with bacterial infections that are treated with amoxicillin should have their fevers subside within 2-3 days of starting the antibiotic. ...Read more
Since I've been taking amoxicillin my face keeps getting hot, no redness and only slight elevated temp. No fever. Allergy?
Unlikely: Could be unrelated, but it doesn't sound like an allergy to the drug ...Read more
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