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can antibiotics give you a headache

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Omega Edwards
18 years experience Infectious Disease
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
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
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
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
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
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A female asked:
Dr. Roseller B. Tapangan
32 years experience Pediatrics
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
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Gilbert
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Nope: You should go back and see your regular physician or an ENT specialist. (Ears, Nose and Throat) You may have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Not typical: but possible. Diarrhea and nausea more common.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Likely a virus: What you describe is likely caused by a virus, antibiotics don't do anything against viruses.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
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
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marie Trenga
35 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) does not interact with antibiotics. Always good to check on medication interactions.
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