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Is Coughing A Symptom Of Strep Throat
Was diagnosed and treated for strep throat on Oct 13, it's now Nov 1 and I still have a cough; no other symptoms. How much longer is this expected?
Will cough worsen after getting a Rocephin (ceftriaxone) shot for strep throat? When should I see improvement in my symptoms?
See answer: Cough usually is not a symptom of strep throat. And if it is, it shd not get worse with use of Rocephin (ceftriaxone). However antibiotics may take time to start working. Symptoms may get worse before antibiotics start working. Even tho strep is being suspected it may still be a viral infection. Best wld be to wait a while ( 2-3 days) and if still getting worse have urself re evaluated. ...Read more
Strep throat doesn't cause respitory symptoms such as cough runny nose and trouble breathing right?
Can you have strep throat symptoms for just one day, I awoke yesterday with fever_ sore throat, no cough or runny nose but woke up today and was fine?
I've had strep throat for 4 days. Have been taking penicillin for 3 days. This morning I woke up with a dry cough. Is this normal?
I tested positive for strep throat today. I also have a cough. Is it normal to have a cough with strep? It makes it harder to breathe. Thank You
Not specifically: While many with strep will have more drainage that might trigger cough, it is not a common feature of strep throat.If you are having pain associated with breathing it would be worth a call to your doc's office to discuss your change in symptoms. There may be additional things your doc would like to check in your case. ...Read more
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