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I just finished a round of amoxicillin on wednesday (sinus infection) and my son started antibiotics monday for strep throat. Could I have caught stre?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Always possible but

Doubt it.

In brief: Always possible but

Doubt it.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Ronald Wojnas
Pediatrics

In brief: Probably not.

Amoxicillin treats strep.

In brief: Probably not.

Amoxicillin treats strep.
Dr. Ronald Wojnas
Dr. Ronald Wojnas
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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Do you have symptoms

It does not follow that you have contracted strep throat.
If you are having symptoms of fever, throat pain, red swollen tonsils, rash, difficulty swallowing, etc see your physician for an evaluation.

In brief: Do you have symptoms

It does not follow that you have contracted strep throat.
If you are having symptoms of fever, throat pain, red swollen tonsils, rash, difficulty swallowing, etc see your physician for an evaluation.
Dr. Anifat Balogun
Dr. Anifat Balogun
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