A 2-year-old male asked:
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dx with sinus infection and ear infection. 2 prescription of cefdinir and no relief. seeking alternative options.

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Confusing question: Doing a second round of an antibiotic that did not work the first time is odd. There are several alternatives, the best would be based on allergy profile and past experience with meds. I would discuss this with the treating doc.
Answered on Apr 25, 2014

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