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arithromycin and neomycin same family?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
No: These are effective antibiotics for susceptible organisms but act in a totally different manner and have a different spectrum of action. If you need an antibiotic, discuss with your regular doctor which of these, or another is the best for your problem.
Answered on Dec 13, 2013

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