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does amoxicillin treat bv

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Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No: The treatment for bacterial vaginosis is usually with Metronidazole or tinidazole.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Bv is a synergistic infection involving gardnerella and a number of other bacteria. It is treated with Metronidazole oral or intravaginal treatment. T ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Bv is a synergistic infection involving gardnerella and a number of other bacteria. It is treated with Metronidazole oral or intravaginal treatment. T ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kimberlynn Heller
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Metronidazole is the treatment of choice for bv.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not a good choice: It is not a good choice for bacterial vaginosis.The condition is treated with Metronidazole or clindamycine.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janet Roberto
36 years experience Family Medicine
Ampicillin effect: It depends on the diagnosis. Generally 10 days for Pharyngitis or sinusitis. It depend on the age of the patient
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Generally, no: Amoxicillin is not a recommended treatment for bv.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Potentially : If the bacteria is susceptible to amoxicillin, then yes, that antibiotic can kill it. Cure depends on how far advanced the infection is and the functi ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
21 years experience Pediatrics
It's okay: Two very different infections require different medications. They are okay to be taken together.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Safe: Both medications are considered safe for use during pregnancy.
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