It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Drug Interactions / Side Effects Message Board

  • amoxicillin fever

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 06-23-2009, 05:41 PM   #1
    schmae03
    Newbie
    (male)
     
    schmae03's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Mar 2008
    Location: chicago
    Posts: 7
    schmae03 HB User
    amoxicillin fever

    Hi my name's Brent and recently I was diagnosed with pharyngitis. The doctor prescribed me 20 amoxicillin pills to take twice daily for a total of 10 days. Now I started by taking one last night around 7pm. I took another one this morning at 7am and tried going to work. Around 10 I didn't feel good at all at work and went home. Around noon I started to feel a slight fever coming on. I then rested in bed for a couple of hours only to notice that my fever had gotten worse. Granted I didn't take any tylenol since around the same time (7am) as I took the amoxicillin, My fever escalated to about 102 degrees F around 4pm roughly, and has now subsided for the most part after taking 2 tylenols 4 hours later. I went into the doctor and the nurse said that this is normal for amoxicillin to cause fevers the first couple of days of taking it. I was just wondering if you really think its safe to take this medication if it's going to boost my temperature to 102 or more.. Thank you very much for your time -Brent.

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Allergic to Levaquin, Amoxicillin and possibly Cipro Galaxy_Sug Allergies 6 06-01-2007 08:48 AM
    Immune to Amoxicillin? jbaltutis Immune Disorders 1 10-13-2005 03:47 PM
    Amoxicillin, not right for me? Midget Allergies 5 04-24-2005 01:44 PM
    Neuropathy and Amoxicillin rettks Neuropathy 1 02-25-2005 03:33 PM
    What class is Amoxicillin?? 2fst Pregnancy 4 01-26-2005 03:40 PM
    Amoxicillin & Birth Control Kourt10 Drug Interactions / Side Effects 1 08-28-2004 11:42 AM
    Amoxicillin + B/C interaction? pretty_cannibal Birth Control 3 11-09-2003 12:08 PM
    Amoxicillin causing ob KrashinBlaze Herpes 3 07-12-2003 09:13 PM

    Tags
    amoxicillin, fever, pharyngitis, strep



    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:45 AM.





    © 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!