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Taking amoxicillin for a sinus infection & a couple days after I noticed swelling, itching, & discharge in my vagina. Now my symptoms seem milder. ?
Yeast infection: Unfortunately, antibiotics like amoxicillin not only kill the bacteria that in your case caused the sinus infection, but also the lactobacillae present in the vagina. That in turn promoted the growth of candida, I suspect, and you ended up with a yeast infection. If your vaginal symptoms are ceasing, your lactobacilli may be recovering. ...Read more
I've been taking amoxicillin for a week now and woke up with itching red hives all over my entire body. Its spreading and itches bad. What to do?
Amoxicillin causing massive itching. Taking it because of wisdom teeth removal. Should I continue taking it though?
I am experiencing a very foul odor and abnormal discharge that is greenish in color. No pain or itching. what could it be and will amoxicillin help?
Check for STD, BV: Vaginal discharge with foul odor (often fishy) usually means infection. Possibly bacterial vaginosis, but BV discharge usually is white; color (yellow, green) suggests other infection, especially STDs like chlamydia, gonorrhea or trichomonas. Definitely do not take amoxicillin or anything else. It probably wouldn't help and could screw up accurate diagnosis. See a doctor ASAP. Good luck! ...Read more
I took my first dosage of Amoxicillin 500mg and within the hour the bottom of my feet started itching and can't stop scratching them...
I am experiencing a foul odor and a discharge that is greenish is color. No pain or itching. If my symptoms are a bacteria, would amoxicillin help?
What can I do if I took amoxicillin this morning and am itching all over and have a hive-like rash?
Bad itching and rash from amoxicillin. Is this an allergic reaction? Is there anything else that would be effective?
I've been taking amoxicillin for 7 days for a tooth and i'm having vaginal itching and burning. Is this normal?
Yeast infection: Antibiotics often will cause a vaginal yeast infection by killing all the good bacteria along with the bad bacteria. You can use an over the counter vaginal yeast treatment or talk with your doctor about a prescription. The over the counter ones work as well as the prescriptions though. I recommend at least a 3 day treatment. The 1 day ones don't work very well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers