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Is It Normal To Have A Fever When First Starting Antibiotics
Was ill 3wks ago with a weeks fever and coughing was given antibiotics..I'm still coughing is this normal ?After even when i exercise.
Viral URI: When you have upper respiratory tract infections the tiisues of the lining of the trachea and bronchi may be damaged, limiting their capacity to clear foreign materials or injured tissue by mucociliary clearance and coughing provides a substitute. Classically the persistent cough may be mycoplasma, but other organisms as well. ...Read more
Is 99.3 a normal temperature? I was sick a week ago with a fever had to go on antibiotics. I feel fine now but not sure why my temp is high.
Are children with chronic benign neutrophenia supposed to get intravenus antibiotics at first sign of fever ?
Is it normal to start a fever after you start antibiotics? There was no fever when the antibiotics were prescribed.
Depends...: It usually takes antibiotics 24 to 48 hours to start actually working on the infection. If this has been the time frame you have been taking them for this could be related to the infection itself. If you have been taking them for more than 2 days then you might need a different antibiotic. I would suggest to keep taking them and if after 2 days the fever continues see your doctor again. ...Read more
In less then 2 months I've had a fever twice and been put on antibiotics but all my labs were normal. Should I get any other tests?
Fever: Not all fevers are due to a bacterial infection. You may have another cause for the fever, including something like a simple virus that may be self limiting. Discuss the evaluation and work up for a Chronic fever of unknown origin with your Dr.,... but a periodic fever is often self limiting and an over the counter antipyretic medication would suffice. Best wishes. ...Read more
I was Dxd w/strep Tues & started antibiotic. It's Friday & I still have fever. Is this normal? How long should the fever last after starting Rx?
76 Male having fever of unknown origin. Was having antibiotic IV for 10 days. First 3 days were great with no fever but then fever returned. Why?
Treatment failure: using an antibiotic to treat FUO is very common. Return of the fever suggests either wrong antibiotic or not a condition caused by bacteria. And remember, in South Asia here are many infections that have fevers that cycle over days (malaria being the classic example). ...Read more
Child has taken 3 doses of antibiotics but is still running fever, fever keeps getting higher its at 103 now is this normal? Shouldnt he be fever free
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