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Can antibiotics give you a headache
A 20-year-old male asked:
Infectious Disease 19 years experience
See your doctor: There are many possible causes for your headache. Perhaps the rate of flow needs to be decreased. It may be the cause by the antibiotics themselves. I... Read More
6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 23-year-old male asked:
Pediatrics 46 years experience
I would: If you can relate the headache to the time you started taking the drug (within the first day or so) I would consider it an uncommon but possible respo... Read More
277 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 22-year-old male asked:
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Call yourdoc: I am sure your doc could switch u to a different antibiotic if that one is giving u side effects that would be better than having to treat the side ef... Read More
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A female asked:
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Please inform the MD: Pleurisy is very painful condition... Getting a headache on top of it is double jeopardy! please inform your md as there are other appropriate pain me... Read More
5.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 33-year-old female asked:
Emergency Medicine 23 years experience
Nope: You should go back and see your regular physician or an ENT specialist. (Ears, Nose and Throat) You may have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction.
4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 32-year-old female asked:
Neurosurgery 34 years experience
Not typical: but possible. Diarrhea and nausea more common.
3.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 17-year-old male asked:
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Likely a virus: What you describe is likely caused by a virus, antibiotics don't do anything against viruses.
91 viewsAnswered Mar 21, 2020
A 26-year-old male asked:
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
There are several: types of headaches, sinus headaches being one of them. You won't know what you have going on until you see your doc. He/she can rule things out and ... Read More
871 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 24-year-old female asked:
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) does not interact with antibiotics. Always good to check on medication interactions.
4.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 27-year-old female asked:
Neurology 19 years experience
Probably not: If you use something, try a topical ointment, like bacitracin or neosporin. It is very unlikely that an infection in your nose ring causes headaches.... Read More
2.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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