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should amox 500 2-3x a day being helping after 7 days of treatment for bronchitis and laryngitis?

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Dr. Eric Powitzky
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Virus: You probably had a virus or an infection not sensitive to amox. Now you may have a secondary bacterial infection. The so called "double-worsening.".
Answered on Oct 21, 2012
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Virus: You probably had a virus or an infection not sensitive to amox. Now you may have a secondary bacterial infection. The so called "double-worsening.".
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