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On my 10th day of augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate). I developed an itchy red spot on my jawline last night. Today I have red itchy bumps across my face and neck. Worries?

Stop Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) Skin rash is not an uncommon complication from amoxicillin (present in Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate)) . This is related to a different immune response than the usual drug allergy response. You need to stop the Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate). The rash should go away in about a week. If the problem is truly bothersome , a short course of Prednisone may be considered. This does not necessarily mean that you are allergic to penicillin. Read more...