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We found 9 questions associated with the 'Pertussis' topic.

Potentially 2 bacterial infections on one course of antibiotics?

Posted 8 Sep 2016 by Liam253 0 answers

I'm on a course of clarithromycin to treat my bad cough which is thought to be whooping cough. I have also had a small skin rash which didn't interfere with my day-to-day life - it would flare up red every now and then and sometimes get crusty but was never painful or itchy. Since taking ...

Diagnosis and Investigation - I have Pertussis. are there personal stories?

Posted 3 Jan 2015 by Nancy D 1 answer

I have had adult pertussis for months and I am still coughing most of the time and am very weak.

Diphtheria Toxoid/Pertussis, Acellular/Poliovirus Vaccine, Inactivated/Tetanus Toxoid - My 18 month?

Posted 12 Sep 2014 by sams hogger 1 answer

... old is given kinrix by mistake.what should I expect now?

Safe to take a prednisone treatment after the dTAp whooping cough vaccination today ?

Posted 22 Mar 2014 by paromita87 1 answer

Hello, I went for my physicals today and my physician administered a dTAp/whooping cough combination vaccine to me. Later I also went for my ortho checkup (suffering from very bad should pain for weeks). My ortho physician has given me a predisone dosage for 10 mg tablets, total 14 tablets, ...

Hollow-sounding cough and wheezing?

Posted 11 Jun 2013 by pulpy 1 answer

My wife is suffering from a hollow-sounding cough, and wheezes in fits and starts. She also complains of a tight feeling in her chest. She has been under treatment for Bronchial Asthma. However, she has not found any relief from the symptoms. Is there anyone out there who can advise us on her ...

Implanon and EES?

Posted 28 Dec 2013 by n85a11d24 1 answer

hi. ii am on implanon and i am on EES. I have found in medscape that ees is not safe with implanon. Erythromycin ethylsuccinate will increase the level or effect of Etonogestrel by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Possible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor ...

Can levaquin be used for pertussis?

Posted 15 Mar 2013 by marykjoyce 1 answer

adult who's son is pertussis positive and he is ill with cough and has had Stenens Johnson from emycin and sulfa

Whooping cough vaccine?

Posted 7 Jun 2013 by barrybrotman 1 answer

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