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I was prescribed cefdinir for a tonsil infection. after 10

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i was prescribed cefdinir for a tonsil infection. after 10 days of 2 pills a day, im so sick . i have flu symptoms, chest pain , neck pain , diarrhia, abdominal pain , fatigue, low grade fever couple days ago. cant sleep, not hungry.
JA: Have you used this medication or anything similar before?
Customer: no . i called the dr about it and he just said stop taking it 10 days was good for him
JA: Have you seen a doctor about the fever?
Customer: no it was only 99.5
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: not really. i havent taken antibiotics in like 20 years
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
i have joint pain too . tingley skin. soar throat
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
i stopped taking the medication on friday. and from some of the things i read about cefdinir, side effects last a long lime after stopping. and most users were not happy after using. please help
Expert:  Dr.DAGO replied 9 months ago.


This is Dr. Dago. I'm board certified. I have over 10 years of experience.

I understand your concerns. I'm here to help you.

What is your main concern?