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Contact your Physician, who prescribed your latest antibiotic, Ask them. If it is not ok, they will either send in some refills or ask you to come...
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NO...you should not take ANYTHING, especially an antibiotic, when you are pregnant, unless it was specifically prescribed for you for this condition...
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Certain classes of antibiotics are safe. And when you go visit your doctor, they are fully aware of what classes you can be on. If you have any...
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Yes, it is safe for a one-month-old baby to be treated with antibiotics. In fact, even babies who are one day old and very small, premature babies...
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There are many web sites offering to sell cheap generic anti- biotic medication without any prescription. These are typically companies located...
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my mom had severe issues for three yrs with diverticulitis and every time she was hospitalized antibiotics was their only solution . Eventually they...
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You are asking for very, patient-specific advice. Since I do not know the medical details of your case, it would be impossible to blindly give you...
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That depends on the antibiotic; an important fact that you failed to share. A quick way to get an answer would be to call a pharmacist....any...
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Antibiotics are prescription drugs that should be taken only under a doctor's advice. No one antibiotic can protect against all types of biological...
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Antibiotics are WORTHLESS for colds. Colds are caused by viruses, and no virus responds to an antibiotic. Period.
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I'm not sure what you mean by "tapered off all the antibiotics." No one should ever "taper off" antibiotics.Whenever you...
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If I'm not mistaken, the Mayo clinic studied this and said only one anti biotic has been shown to impact birth control's effectiveness at all...
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Hi, Not being a doctor, but just how many times in the last couple of years has your Mother been on antibiotics? The more we have the lass effective...