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What should I do if my antibiotics are making me sick?

What should I do if my antibiotics are making me sick?

U take antibiotic ?: Because u need it , u can't be allergic to all medication , and if u really can't take oral medication , u can take injection. ...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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Antibiotics are making me sick what should I take for some relief or what should I do stop taking them. Please help?

Antibiotics are making me sick what should I take for some relief or what should I do stop taking them. Please help?

See below: Usually the nausia from antibiotics can be improved by taking them after eating on a full stomach. This can decrease the absorption of some antibiotics but that's better than having to stop due to nausia. Also, usually when you continue to take the antibiotic your body gets used to it and the nausia improves. Good luck. ...Read more

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Taken 2 antibiotics for cystitis, but urine culture came back negative. Is it ok to stop the antibiotics as they are making me feel quite sick?

Taken 2 antibiotics for cystitis, but urine culture came back negative. Is it ok to stop the antibiotics as they are making me feel quite sick?

Be followed timely..: Was urine specimen for culture collected before or after starting antibiotics? If before, may stop it and be timely evaluated for refining diagnosis and treatment. Nonetheless, how to get the related things for right care done correctly has not need to be that hard by following advice in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you can work closer/ better with doc for medical care. ...Read more

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Why might antibiotics make me so sick?

Various: Allergic reactions, incorrect dosing for organ dysfunction, side effects, toxicities, inducing dysbiosis in the bowels and permitting toxin producing clostridium difficile overgrowth and colitis. ...Read more

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Does being in the sun on antibiotics make you sick.

Does being in the sun on antibiotics make you sick.

Skin Sensitivity: Not sick (just because of the sun) but your skin may be very sensitive to burning. Being on antibiotics any time in the year can be hard on your GI system. ...Read more

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Is it ok that my son no take the antibiotics if he sick?

Is it ok that my son no take the antibiotics if he sick?

Talk to his doctor: or pediatrician. If you aren't going to give it to him to take ifor a serious bacterial infection, the doctor has to document this in his chart, in case your son gets worse. You need to discuss WHY he's unable to take it, so that other alternatives can be discussed. Most doctors are resistant to giving antibiotics unless absolutely needed due to risks & resistance.So call now to find out best tx! ...Read more

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I have been sick for 8 days and on my second antibiotic and still sick..Is there anything i can do?

I have been sick for 8 days and on my second antibiotic and still sick..Is there anything i can do?

Yes: Have a CBC done. That will indicate the nature of your infection. The matching ant and synchronised antihistamine/ mucolytic agent / hydration will help. Assuming you have a urti, which is going around. ...Read more