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what is an antibiotic
A female asked:
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Several: Depends on what's being treated, your doctor(s) then would decide accordingly. Yet to decipher your symptoms and define if you are really allergic to ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
STDs: Most commonly a gynecologist is going to write antibiotic prescriptions for stds, utis, kidney infections, vaginitis and pelvic inflammatory disease. ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Just the reverse: Allergic reaction is one of the s/e not all the s/e are allergic reactions.
A 42-year-old member asked:
15 years experience Internal Medicine
The 1st didn't work: Clostridium difficile can be "difficile" to treat and might not respond to the first round of antibiotics (usually Metronidazole or vancomycin)
it ... Read More
A 77-year-old member asked:
29 years experience Family Medicine
MIC: This number is called the minimum inhibitory concentration (or mic). It means the lowest concentration of antibiotic that inhibits the growth of the ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Location?: That depends on where it is. Strep group c from a throat culture does not require treatment.
A 28-year-old male asked:
45 years experience Pediatrics
no problem: The actions of the antibiotic are not effected by your use of weed.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Specializes in Anesthesiology
It will take: a few more days, but should get better every day, not worse. Unless you have diabetes should heal well. You cannot sterilize wound, keep it clean, not ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Antibiotics : are medications that are used to treat bacterial infections.
A 50-year-old member asked:
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, absolutely: Most of the time, appropriate use of antibiotic can be quite useful and save lives, but severe or even fatal allergic/ reaction can occur--rare but qu ... Read More
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