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Have strep throat, sore throat, irritable, tiredness, low appetite, low energy. Taken amoxicillin. Worry?

My son is being treated for strep throat, he is 6 years old, he has nearly finished his 10 day course of amoxicillin, he continues tobe very unwell, tired, very irritable, low appetite, low energy, normally a well boy, sore joints now also, throat an ears okay when gp checked yesterday, awaiting blood results, we are worried he has developed rheumatic fever?
Asked On : Sun, 7 Apr 2013
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the symptoms point towards the diagnosis of rheumatic can get done ASLO titer.....Now you should take regular injections of penicillin after laboratory confirmation....Be in regular follow of your treating doctor.
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