Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Sinus Infection

Well, there's a good reason I was feeling so crappy yesterday.  I've got a sinus infection and probably strep throat.  Last night it felt like a wolf was ripping out my throat every time I swallowed.  Luckily, I got in to see my dear PCP, and Jane's off to get my doxycycline.


I tried working this morning, but I was feeling so miserable I ended up using six hours of sick time.  Then I went back to bed.  The problem is, I have to be able to breathe through my nose, so that I can get my oxygen and use my CPAP.  Hopefully, this antibiotic will do the trick.  I have to be fine for my infusion next week.  We do NOT want to have to reschedule.


Now I have to watch my temp like a hawk and if it spikes up, to the ER I must go.  Actually, right now the only place I want to go is back to bed... and so I shall.


Be well, all... hugs to everyone!

2 comments:

  1. Hey Girl
    Sorry you are having a hard go of it. It has got to suck. Sleep is the best thing for you right now, build your strength back up only to be zapped by the next lot. I am thinking of you here in PA, nice healing thoughts.
    Stay safe
    fay in the family room

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  2. Sorry to hear you're not feeling well. I hope the abx do the job quickly, and also that you don't have to reschedule next week's infusion. Get lots of rest and take good care of yourself.

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