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Antibiotics for travel?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Depends on details: Antibiotics (such as antivirals, antibacterials, and antifungals) are occasionally given to travelers to self-diagnose, self-monitor, and self-treat for particular infections they might encounter on their travels... in which they either would have a difficult time getting medical care at their destinations. However, non-medical travelers generally should not be self-diagnosing and self-treating.

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