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North Canton, OH
A 39-year-old female asked:

Usually have 1 elderberry gummy a day, right now on an antibiotic for an ear infection, can i continue with the gummies or the elderberry syrup?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Either sounds ok: Very little, if any, research is done on most supplement products sold. That means nobody truly knows what's really in such products, and nobody truly knows the full actions, interactions, and side effects of such products. That said, there should be no noticeable effect of either the gummy or the syrup on a person's antibiotic use or her ear infection.
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