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Which antibiotics are easiest on the stomach?

Which antibiotics are easiest on the stomach?

Most antibiotics… : most antibiotics are fairly easy to tolerate, but anyone can have a reaction to any medication. If you have a problem with a particular antibiotic, contact the doctor who prescribed it. One caveat to all antibiotics is that they can alter the gut flora, making infection with C. difficile possible. This can cause severe diarrhea, and it is something to keep an eye out for if you are on antibiotics. ...Read more

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Antibiotic (Definition)

An antibiotic is a medicine that slows, stops, or kills germs. The germs are usually bacteria causing an infection in a person, so the person uses antibiotics to help his body get ...Read more


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Will antibiotics mess with your stomach?

Will antibiotics mess with your stomach?

YES: They can kill off the flora in your stomach while you are on the antibiotic but the flora reestablish in no time once you stop therapy. ...Read more

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Why do all antibiotics make me sick to my stomach?

Why do all antibiotics make me sick to my stomach?

Unlucky: Some people are just very sensitive to antibiotics. If you absolutely need an antibiotic you could ask for injectable, liquid or possibly even a compounded suppository. Another option is to take anti nausea medication with the antibiotic. ...Read more

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Please tell me what antibiotics are easier on the stomach?

Please tell me what antibiotics are easier on the stomach?

Antibiotics : essentially all antibiotics can cause gi upset. Some side effects can be minimized if antibiotics taken with full meal and supplements of probiotics or yogurt products ...Read more

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How can you help your stomach bounce back from taking long term antibiotics?

How can you help your stomach bounce back from taking long term antibiotics?

Acidophilus: Antibiotics and kill good bacteria in your colon causing problems. I recommend acifophilus or lactobacillus supplements. Also goes by the name florastor. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for my stomach to get used to the antibiotics?

It may not: Certain types of antibiotics can affect the microbes of your intestinal tract pretty severely and enough to make you want to stop taking them. If this is the case then you may want to ask your doctor for an alternative if available. ...Read more

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Why is my stomach still giving me problems after I got off the antibiotics 4 days ago?

Why is my stomach still giving me problems after I got off the antibiotics 4 days ago?

Antibiotics: It may take a few days longer and if it still persists you may need to consult with your physician again. ...Read more