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A 42-year-old member asked:

is human growth hormone really bad with antibiotics?

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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatric Endocrinology 21 years experience
No: Furthermore, the route of admintration is different as gh is injected subcutaneously whereas antibiotics are usually by mout, IV or intra muscular.
Dr. Daniel Solomon
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
No interaction: These two medication groups normally do not interact with one another. Not sure what medical condition u are treating with hgh. Be cautious. Antibiotics to treat an infection should be completely finished. You should make sure the prescribing md is aware of both medications.

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