10 Subtle Signs of Mono You Shouldn’t Ignore

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A rash

One of the first signs of mono is if you develop a rash after taking an antibiotic commonly used to treat a sore throat, such as amoxicillin or ampicillin. “These antibiotics are used when a bacterial cause of a sore throat is suspected, prior to the healthcare provider knowing that mono is present. The rash is not an allergic reaction,” says Dr. Danoff.

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