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how long does it take for antibiotics to work on kidney infection?

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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: If they are effective and choosen correctly around 24-48 hours depending on whether it is a bladder or kidney infection.
Answered on Sep 2, 2013

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