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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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    What is the treatment for typhoid fever?

hi Doctor,

My daughter is six years and is diagnosed with Typhoid fever. she has low grade fever for the past 2 weeks and is on antiboitics and other medicines namely Ventrolin, Clavam Forte, Azee 200 and polybion. In how much time she will be alright.

Sat, 31 Jan 2015
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Tablet Azee (Azithromycin) 200 mg twice a day for 7 to 10 day is enough..
fever is controlled with in 5 days.
review the diagnosis.
get blood for culture or
your doctor would recommend tablet cefixime 200 mg twice a day for 7 to 10 days.
give vaccination against typhoid fever.
maintain good hygien.
wash her hands several times a day.
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