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A 23-year-old female asked:

Pateint with acute cholecystitis but he take treatment and now is well his operation postpond for 2 months ..for how long he should take antibiotic?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
7 to 10 days: If the symptoms have improved I would finish the present antibiotic prescribed. However, there is no need to take the antibiotic longer than that.

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Last updated Jul 7, 2016

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