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is culturelle effective while on antibiotics or is there a better choice

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: On the infection. Metronidazole cannot be used in the first trimester. It would be up to your doctor to prescribe an antibiotic for the infection. A b ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Media Najafi
21 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: I am not sure when you say I have these antibiotics if they were prescribed to you by a supervising dentist or you are medicating yourself? If you ha ... Read More
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Dr. Kyle Shank
12 years experience Dentistry
Treat the denture...: Sounds like you need to treat the denture, not your mouth. It's very common for a new denture to rub sore spots which many patients can mistake for a ... Read More
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Rinse better: Unless there are ugly rotten teeth remaining, you don't necessarily need antibiotics. Certainly, i agree with my colleague about fixing the denture as ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
No: Warts are caused by a viral infection that occurs in the skin cells; and antibiotics only address bacterial infections. Hence, antibiotics have no cha ... Read More
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
No: Hi you use a combination treatment with Aspirin cream with corn caps and sometimes this works in removing the warts.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends on infection: What are you trying to kill? The GI tract is full of all kinds of bacteria- maybe 4000 species! generally gnr and anaerobes, but really varies depen ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: It depends on age, other medications, and allergies. Your physician will decide on appropriate treatment.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Various antibiotics: There are various antibiotics used for sinusitis depending on the individual patient history and circumstances. See a doctor for appropriate treatment ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience Endodontics
Several: Amoxicillin, cephalosporins, clindamycin, clavamox., erythromycin.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Antibiotics: As most coughs and colds are viral, no antibiotic is indicated since antibiotics don't affect viruses.
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A female asked:
Dr. David Duncan m.d.
41 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: Depends on where you were in your cycle. To be sure use a secondary form of BC until you start your next cycle.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronan Monsef
Specializes in Family Medicine
Multiple appropriate: There are multiple appropriate antibiotics for community acquired pneumonia. Azithromycin, clarithromycin, or levofloxacin.
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