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does taking antibiotics make you hungry?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
When they cure...: ...A disease which suppressed your appetite (such as strep throat, ) the appetite will return to baseline.
Answered on Oct 3, 2020

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Please be more: specific. If we know the name of the antibiotic - we can check it's specific side effect profile.

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