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How long does it take to see the effects of an antibiotic on a bacterial infection?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Several days: Several days depending on the length and severitiy of the infection.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me how long to see the effects of an antibiotic on a bacterial infection?

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Dr. Robert Dorsey
Wound care 36 years experience
Days: It takes several days for antibiotics to begin counter acting an infection.

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Last updated Mar 15, 2019

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