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Strep or something else?
Hi! I am a 20 year old female. Earlier this week, I was having fever, chills, upper left side and back pain, sore muscles, and a tight chest. My throat was sore, but not too terribly bad. I also had slight nasal congestion. This was on Monday. I went to the doctor and was diagnosed with strep throat and put on a z-pak because I'm allergic to penicillin. He told me to see him today (Wednesday) if I wasn't feeling better. Well, I feel worse, and on top of it, I have excruciating pain when I move my eyes at all. I have no interest in eating or drinking anything. I ate a salad and soup last night, and got very sick afterwards. I really don't have the money to see the doctor twice in a week. Should I be worried or wait it out?
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Sounds like a sinus infection with post nasal drip hence the sore throat, not strep in my opinion.    

Nothing else was ordered besides the Z-Pak?  Finish out the Z-Pak.  He/she (the doctor) needs to add another med, i.e. a decongestant.  Reconsult him as he stated to do.  
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