A 21-year-old member asked:
Can i take my left over antibiotics to treat my bacterial infection?
2 doctor answers • 10 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 46 years experience
No: Not safe to do without checking first with your doctor.
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Internal Medicine 26 years experience
No not a good idea.: The antibiotics may have been prescribed for different reasons. Besides, it is not always that antibiotics may be required for infections as certain infections may be viral in nature.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Can bacterial infections be treated with antibiotics?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Many bacterial: infections can be treated with antibiotics. However, some infective agents may be drug resistant.
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Last updated Oct 8, 2016
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