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    Suggest treatment for strep throat

I got strep throat almost a month ago, doctor put me on amoxicillan but that didnt work after 10 days so now im on biaxin, but im 2 days away from my last dose and my throat still has huge lumps on either side...will this go away after 2 days or should i get new medication?
Tue, 12 Nov 2019
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Hi,

If does not resolve take higher group of antibiotics like amoyclav 625 mg or azithromycin 500 mg.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Parkavi Gunasekaran, General & Family Physician
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