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A 27-year-old female asked:

have sinus infection. got prescribed cipro (ciprofloxacin) 500mg 2x day. can i still take multivitamins, drink coffee and take my 5-htp supplement?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Sinusitis: Yes you can take all of those. It is usually unnecessary to take antibiotics for acute sinusitis. Try irrigation with saline using a Neti-pot (see pharmacist), and using a decongestant and see what happens.

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