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Does Amoxicillin Treat Strep Throat
Is 80mg/kg/day amoxicillin too high for a 35lbs 3yo kid to treat strep throat? I read 20-50mg/kg/day is the usual, wondering if mistake made on Rx.
I started amoxicillin yesterday for strep throat, and realized today that i have a UTI as well, will the amoxicillin treat both at the same time?
How do you treat strep throat if I'm allergic to bactrim, keflex, cipro, and amoxicillin? Also allergic to inactive ingredient propylene glycol.
Yes: Amoxicillin is a penicillin-type of medication, and works very well against strep throat infections. The doctor can calculate the correct dose and the proper amount of time to use the amoxicillin. Strep throat is contagious and quite common in the community, meaning we primary care doctors see such infections every week. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How soon after starting Amoxicillin for strep throat should my throat feel better? I've taken one full day and am still in extreme pain!
At least 48 hrs.: Antibiotics are not like aspirin or Tylenol. You cannot expect to get significant relief from symptoms of a bacterial infection (in this case strep pharyngitis) for at least 48 or perhaps even 72 hrs. after beginning the antibiotic. Of course, we are assuming that strep is VERIFIED & not just being given on the basis of a red throat white dots or not which often times turn out a viral infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Taking 500 mg/3x a day of amoxicillin for strep throat. On day 6. Could this cause my urine to be cloudy?
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