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can I take vitamins if I am taking antibiotics

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Perlmuter
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: It would be fine to take a multivitamin with a probiotic. It woukd be even better to eat a well balanced diet with a lot of vegetables, fruits, legume ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
BV: If you haven't taken oral metronidazole as well as using vaginal suppositories simultaneously, I suggest that you ask your physician or gynecologist t ... Read More
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A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: You don't say which antibiotic but I am unaware of any adverse interactions between vitamin c and any antibiotics. If you are on an antibiotic you hav ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Morris
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Medication Q's: Some Multivitamins can reduce the serum concentration (effectiveness) of the antibiotic if taken together so I would recommend taking them several ho ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Both can be used at the same time.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: No problem.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Maybe (not) . . .: It's always best to read directions/instructions that came w/medication and ask both pharmacist & prescribing doctors about any questions you might ha ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Antibiotics: You may safely take vitamin cwith your antibiotic.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes, however...: Yes, in fact this is wise if you have an infection as vitamins support your immune system.But one shouldn't take tetracycline or Doxycycline at the sa ... Read More
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