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Child taking Amoxicillin for strep throat. Has fever, quivering mouth and cough. Need for concern?

my son peyton will be three years old in a month. he has had strep tuesdayt hrough now. he got amoxycillin twice a day since tuesday. he also has been having mucinex cold and cough for a bad cough. he had a fever off and on 100-103 and now he has a 96.8 temp from his mouth and mouth was quivering. temperature was checked under his arm and it was 96.6 with the added degree. should my wife and i be concerned. what do we do?
Asked On : Thu, 18 Oct 2012
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Surely there is need for concern. The child needs to be re-evaluated by a physician especially a pediatrician. Either it is a viral infection or less likely a bacterial infection not responding to the antibiotics administered. Only the doctor will be able to make the distinction and give appropriate treatment.
Answered: Wed, 21 Nov 2012
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