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i went to the doctor for a throat infection 09-01-2014 & i can feel it coming back. can i take the leftover amoxicillin from that visit?

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Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes but see MD: You should have finished that prescription the first time then the infection may not have come back. See your physician for another prescription if it is necessary.
Answered on Mar 24, 2020
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Dr. Jack Morgan
Dr. Jack Morgan commented
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Should not have any left over amoxicillin. You have to take the entire regiment, if your don't you have a relapse, which can be worse.
Sep 24, 2014

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