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Itchy arms, swelling in fingers. On antibiotics for sinus infection. Causes for symptoms?

my arms are itchy like crazy and my right hand middle finger seems to be a lil swollen no rash or anything is present.. im 27 year old female 4 11 .. it was itchy like crazy last night but seems to not itch at all today.. i have been on antiobotic due to a sinus infection but i have took that before.. was wondering what in the world it could be?
Asked On : Thu, 27 Dec 2012
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Thanks for writing your query.

After reading your post, it seems that you are having drug allergy due to the antibiotic.
You should stop the medicine you are taking and you should consult your treating doctor for switching over to some other medicine for sinus infection.
It is not necessary that if you have taken any medicine before, it will not cause allergy.

You should take some antiallegry like Fexofenadine 120 mg. This will also help in your sinus infection.
Take any medicine uder medical supervision only.

I hope this is helpful to you.
Answered: Thu, 27 Dec 2012
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