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This is my 15th day of 15 day treatment w/Bactrim for sinus infection. 15 min. After taking next to last pill in bottle, got hives. Related?

Possible allergy. If a person is allergic to a medication, it may take repeated exposure to the drug before the development of the allergic symptom or sign, for example, itching, hives or rash. So getting hives on the last day of Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) therapy is suggestive of allergy to the medication. Please inform your health care provider of this reaction. Read more...

What is the best treatment for a crick in neck that is going to my shoulders. I am recovering from a URI and sinus infection.

Wry neck. You may have a wry neck as a result of your uri. Lie flat in bed when you go to sleep, without a pillow. Apply a heating pad set on low so you don't burn yourself while you are sleeping. Take Ibuprofen for the pain.It should take about a week to get better. Read more...

What are the treatment options for a viral sinus infection?

Symptoms only. There are over the counter medications to treat symptoms. But, there are no medications for viral infections of the upper respiratory track. Read more...

Can a sinus infection get worse without treatment? I thought mine went away but now I have really bad headaches still that wont go away.

Sinus headache. Yes, untreated sinusitis can worsen and cause serious medical risks, especially if the sinus involved is the sphenoid sinus (deeper in the skull). Although what most people call sinus headache is actually a migraine, if you have headaches associated with prominent nasal congestion or heavy think nasal discharges you should see your doctor for treatment. Hope you feel well soon, . Read more...

I am taking augmenting 875 mg for a sinus infection. This is day 6 of treatment I noticed red dots sporadically all over my body. It doesn't ich?

Rash . It doesn't sound characteristic of an allergic reaction which causes hives or urticaria. The rash is bigger than dots and is raised and itchy. If it changes to that type of rash, stop the antibiotic and notify your doctor. All the best. Read more...

What is best treatment for kids bad smelling mouth? What is sinus infection in kids?

Check with dentist. Poor oral hygiene, gum diseases, tonsillitis, and the type of diet may be an issue. Please have your dentist first check your child, then have an ear, nose, throat doctor check the child up too. Read more...
See the dentist. A bad odor from a child's mouth can be from a number of things. It could be anything from halitosis due to a coated tongue, to tooth decay, to some other systemic disease. Please have the child examined by a dentist to determine if the problem is orally based or from some other disease. The sooner you have the child checked, the sooner the problem will be solved. Read more...