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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Confusing: Do not understand your questions? Most of this is better answered by your friend, and if you are close, supportive conversations may help you underst ... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Possible drug rxn: This could be a drug reaction. The skin biopsy should clarify this. If this turns out to be a reaction to Augmentin, (amoxicillin and clavulanate) t ... Read More
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Dr. Viswanath Chinta
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: Drug eruptions. Other causes of pain in leg like infection nlood clot in legs need to be ruled out.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
31 years experience Infectious Disease
Treat the cause: If you have not been investigated, you should be checked for stones, anatomic abnormalities etc. If all causes have been ruled out, you should conside ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No it won't: Amoxicillin will prevent urinary tract infections. If you develop an infection resistant Amoxicillin it should show up on a simple urinalysis.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
25 years experience Geriatrics
Prevention measures: Daily cranberry juice or pill will help to prevent uti. However, if there is multiple uti, then there may be a kidney stone, tumor, incontinence, dryn ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes it's safe: There is no major interaction between the two medications so it's safe.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Might: Eat yogurt, kefir, miso, tempeh regularly. Probiotic pills may help prevent c diff-preliminary data, e.g. Florastor.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
29 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
No association: Long term antibiotics are not described as causing crohns. If you have diarrhea you should be checked for c dificile and bacterial overgrowth. Crohns ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
No: A person doesn't get resistent to an antibiotic, but a germ can. If you have not been on keflex in the past months it would likely kill off some of th ... Read More
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