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can you take painkillers while on antibiotics

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
AB's/Painkillers: As prescribed, yes.

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A 22-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 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
37 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Yes you can take pain medication with antibiotics . Depending on the severity of the infection and the susceptibility if the bacteria to the antibi ... Read More
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Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience Endodontics
Yes: But do not self treat! abscesses must be treated by a dentist. Meds do not cure your problem, they just keep it bay until a dr. Treats.It usually take ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends on what: surgery and anesthesia was used how long it will stay in your body, whether you were under general or MAC anesthesia. You will be nauseous and letharg ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Painkillers: Many painkillers have a sedative effect making one sleepy.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
There are a number: of unanswered questions here but I will go ahead and make a couple of comments. I don't think the timing of when to take your supplements is an issue. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If you have an abscess it is necessary that you take the drugs and have the abscess drained. Otherwise the infection can spread potentially making you ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Testicular pain: A urologist may be able to detect a cause that has been missed. Perhaps a pain med with an anti-inflammatory component (e.g. Vicoprofen) would provide ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ellen Hardin
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Based : Based on the photo and your description, the knee is not infected. You should continue to gently cleanse the knee with soap and water on a daily basi ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Greenston
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: I think by Cedofox you mean Cefpodoxime. You can take Panadol (acetaminophen), Ibuprofen, and Codeine safely. The absorption of Cefpodoxime is reduc ... Read More

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