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Rashes after dog bite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi doctor
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i got bitten by a dog 5 days ago
User :   and the doctor here prescripted me tavanic for antibiotic
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but after 5 days, which is today, i got rash on my skin
User :   i have zyrtec pills next to me,
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Which country are you in?
User :   can i take zyrtec for the rashes?
User :   i took tavanic like 6 hours ago, and i have rashes all over my body
Doctor :   Is this the first dose
Doctor :   of tavanic
Doctor :   you had taken
User :   500mg of tavanic, i have been taken for 5 days
Doctor :   Then it could not be
Doctor :   the tavanic allergy
User :   the first time, it itches a bit...but now i have rashes..
Doctor :   usually allergy occurs on the initial exposures
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   But you can take zyrtec
Doctor :   for the rashes
Doctor :   Do you have any other symptoms
Doctor :   other than rashes
User :   so i can take zyrtec for now, rite? no chemical interaction?
User :   no...
Doctor :   like breathing problem
User :   i dun..
Doctor :   fine
Doctor :   you can take zyrtec
Doctor :   no reaction
User :   10 mg of zyrtec, is it ok?
Doctor :   Do not take the next
Doctor :   of tavanic
User :   ok..
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   10mg
User :   what should i do now with the dog bite?
User :   i have 3 doses of tavanic left..
Doctor :   You have 10 doses
Doctor :   yet right?
User :   i have 8
Doctor :   twice daily
User :   i finished 5
Doctor :   Ok
User :   500mg , once a day
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   it is the same
Doctor :   How is the wound

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