5 Year old girl was diagnosed with strep b but medication is not working for her. What to do ?
My daughter is 5. I took her to the doctor 2 months ago because of severe vaginal itching and soreness. She was diagnosed with strep b. They put her on an alternate antibiotic because she is allergic to penicillan. It went away. About a week later it started to come back again. They put her on another round of antibiotic. It went away. It is starting to come back again. Do I need to take her to a specialist ? Is there a specialist for this ? She is average weight, height and no medical history . Thanks
I have been diagnosed with strep in my nose since January this year, I have been prescribed steroid cream for the outside of my nose, cream for the inside , antibiotic cream and also a course of antibiotics it s been 6 months and it has still not improved, the symptons are that the nose leeks a sticky substance, it crusts over, the crust falls off, it scabs and gets very itchy and red, am at my wits end cAnnot get an appointment and am going on holiday next month, it seems to be a vicious circle and I am not sure what to do until I get my appointment
I have a 77 year old mother who has been diagnosed with walking pneumonia and strep. She has been to the doctor twice and hospital twice and sent home each time. She has been very lethargic and confused and only seems to be able to get out of bed maybe twice a day. Today her doctor sent her to the hospital for another chest xray and now she is home waiting to see what the results will be. This has been going on for roughly 3 weeks and we do not see any improvement. She is also diabetic and one medication he gave her made her blood sugar go over 300, which at that point she was almost passing out. Is there anything else we can do to help her? She is eating (very little) and we are giving her fluids. Please help, I am extremely worried for her. We have NEVER seen her be so sick.
Hello, (10/16/14) My 5 year old daughter was diagnosed with strep throat this past week. I was surprised that the culture came back positive as she has had no fever, her throat is not hurting, and no other symptoms except coughing (mainly at night) and a belly ache. She has been on an antibiotic since Tuesday but it has been 8 nights in a row where she vomits about 20 min after falling asleep. We are going back to the doctor tomorrow but thought I would see if this sounds familiar to anyone else? Thanks, Nicole
Ive had chest congestion which was diagnosed as bronchitis. 1 1/2 weeks ago while i broke out with red itchy bumps on my upper right back and on both arms, they started to go away 2 days later. ive had a fever on and off with sinus headaches which ended thursday, i have minor congestion now but these bumps are coming back and are itching. could they be associated?
54yof, very healthy except for chronic sinusitis, w/current severe pansinusitis from CT scan results. poss surgery, looking at alternatives doing mult nasal rinses w/added dr. detergent rinse, steaming, vitamins,rest etc. questioning icthyol 20% in glycerin, natural remedy, applied as nasal packing to help open clogged ostea, can I use ichthammol salve on gause up my nose? it says not for internal use.
I am 55, weigh 135lbs, and have had HepC for 35yrs or so. I have a black spot on one tonsil, no sore throat, but have had a sinus infection and blood/mucus drainage on that side for several months now. It started with not taking care of the upper back tooth. I ve been through 14 days of antibiotics but I still have it. Any thoughts on some of these things?
What are the possible causesolow grade fever bet 99-99.5 , severe headache, raised esr 100 in a 58 yrs old lady.she is diabete Ic on oral hypoglycemics and htn, hyperlipedemia on treatment.all her symptoms are from last 2weeks.labs , urine normal, ct brain showing sinusitis.she took antibiotic and cbz afor headache dxsed as trigeminal neuralgia.kindly reply
hi I am XXXXXXX suffering with cold continuosly from last 2weeks and cold is not controlling, often getting cold a mild throat infection and itching of eyes.dont know what type of allergy I am having.can u suggest me any treatment.