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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can i still use amoxicillin after its been in my car for the day and its less than 42 degrees?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 42 years experience
It should be fine. It is usually heat that degrades medications.
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Some people get the impression from online advice that there's something bad about drugs and glove compartments. They are a problem only because in hot climates temperatures can be very high.
Jan 25, 2023
Last updated Jan 25, 2023


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