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Experience:  GP at Whitstable Medical Practice
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Have a leg infections has scab on my leg doctors gave

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Have a leg infections has scab on my leg doctors gave meFuclcillin which did'nt agree with me now given me Clarriththromycin one morning and evening yeasterday seemed better but after taken the dose this morning feeling sick, shaky and legs tingling
JA: When did you start using this medication? How severe were any side effects?
Customer: Friday night
JA: Got it. Have you used anything else for this?
Customer: No Ididput felgen on mt kneesfor arthritis would that effect my leg did Imention I'm also breathless
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Have osteoporosis also take 2 paracetamal and 2 codeine for pains in mr ribs where I had fracture also hyatis Hernia
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 17 days ago.
Good afternoon, I am Dr Ruff. Thank you for contacting us today.I am sorry to hear you have an infection. What you describe sounds like a side effect rather that an allergy.I would therefore trial a further dose to see how you get on. If this is no better than an alternative would be Doxycycline.