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about a month ago i was prescribed Amoxicillin to treat a possible bacterial infection. The course was for about 5 days but 2 days after i completed the course i noticed a growing rash along both of my arms and a bit on my chest area. The rash was reddish with very small, irregularly spaced, pimple-like bumps and very itchy (definitely not hives). I did not experience any other symptoms. The rash went away within 7-9 days after i had finished the course of medication.
Recently i was prescribed once more with some amoxicillin. Another 5 day course. I have just completed 3 days of the cure and have 2 days worth left of antibiotics to take but i have already noticed that the very same rash is slowly starting to form on my forearms. Exactly the same places as last time. It does not very itchy yet nor is it red from the itching, but i have no doubt that this is from the antibiotics i am taking. In addition i have slight abdominal pain. Nothing seriously painful or alarming, but i noticed it more prominently after starting the antibiotic treatment again.
Is there anyone here with knowledge on this type of situation ? I do not know if it is something to be taken seriously or if this type of rash is normal/common or unexplained. If it is serious i would be glad to know if i should stop taking the amoxicillin even though i only have 2 days worth left. My doctor seemed very strict about making sure i finish the full cure course and not stop halfway but i was not 100% sure about the rash being related until now and i am not sure if it is necessary to stop taking the medication or if it is only a mild reaction or so that i should try to ignore.
Thanks for any help in advance
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