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can I take antibiotics with tamiflu

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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
Cough and mucous: doesn't mean you have a bacterial infection, which is the only reason to take an antibiotic. If your doctor has seen you and is recommending an antibi ... Read More

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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rommen
8 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: This combination of drugs is considered safe. There are currently no known drug-drug interactions between those drugs. However, if you experience any ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: These do not interact or interfere with each other. You may also feel better without gerd symptoms.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
41 years experience Wound care
Tamiflu (oseltamivir): Tamiflu (oseltamivir) is not an antibiotic, but rather an anti-viral medication. It works by stopping the growth of the virus, and tamiflu (oseltamiv ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The anti-viral Tamiflu is often added to such a treatment plan and should work with the listed meds. However, it has its best effect when it is added ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: By waiting to Wednesday to be seen/start Tamiflu it likely was of minimal benefit. If started within 48 hrs it works best. If there were another infec ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Influenza: The low grade fever you are experiencing is quite normal. The antibiotics are not effective on a virus. Continue with the meds and you'll feel better ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Worsening symptoms: If this is so severe that you are now becoming disoriented with visual changes - Prompt reassessment is warranted.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Interesting program: Office flu tests are not 100% accurate, are expensive,and some insurers will not pay me for doing them (my loss).I feel better using the label after t ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Check with Paed: While there are no recognized drug interactions between these drugs it is best to check wit( your child’s paediatrician who will consider the indicati ... Read More

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