My 4 year old was diagnosed with scarlet fever 3

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Q: My 4 year old was diagnosed with scarlet fever 3 days ago and began a course of amoxicillin. His symptoms have not improved (fever, stomach ache, etc.) Do I need to take him to urgent care now or give the medicine more time to work (i.e. Take him tomorrow morning if still no improvement)?

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