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San Jose, CA
A 24-year-old female asked:

is it ok to take clindmaycin for 2 weeks then switch to keflex 5 days later? my dr prescribed it that way for my hs (acne inversea) and i have a tooth abscess i took the clindmaycin now started the keflex tonight.

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Excellent double: antibiotic coverage. Make sure to take yogurt or probiotics and take medicine on a full stomach to prevent diarrhea.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Bear in mind antibiotics will not cureabscess, only control it for as long as you are on meds. For treatment you must see a Dentist.
Aug 3, 2019

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