About Scarlet fever
Scarlet fever is a condition caused by the same bacteria that causes strep throat, called Group A Streptococcus. Scarlet fever usually occurs in children after they've come down with strep throat.
- Sore throat
- Rash that starts on the neck and chest and spreads outward to the body
- Abdominal pain
- Muscle aches
- Swollen, red tongue
All Medications for Scarlet fever
- Penicillin VK(penicillin)Prescription only
Penicillin VK (penicillin) is good at treating strep throat and is cheap, however, it can only be used for certain infections as many bacteria have developed resistance to it.
- Available dosage forms: