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Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Antibiotic Drugs In The Body
What can I take to help me get rid of pid? My body is amused to the antibiotics so what can I take!
May not be pid: If you were on appropriate antibiotics for several weeks without improvement, I would seriously question the diagnosis. A thorough evaluation including an ultrasound is needed. ...Read more
I have COPD how do I get rid of congestion naturally also when do I know that I need an antibiotic?
Depends on Symptoms:
You can get rid of congestion by taking medicines such as mucinex, (guaifenesin) which is very safe. Or, if you don't want to take meds, then using a nebulizer with saline can help. Also, simply sitting in the hot shower may help.
Signs of an infection are increasing shortness of breath, chest tightness, change in the amount or color of the phlegm, fever, worsening cough. If this happens, then see a doc. ...Read more
Does your body eventually get rid of clymydia ans if you take rake antibiotics? Is not, than why can other bacteria be cured with no medicine bur not
Yes, but....: I think you're asking if chlamydia clears up without antibiotic treatment. The answer is yes, but it can take months or maybe even years. During all that time, it can be transmitted to sex partners and can cause complications like epididymitis, fallopian tube infection in women (PID, leading to infertility), and other complications. If infected or exposed, you need treatment for sure. ...Read more
I have a chest cold with phlegm is there a natural antibiotic I could use to get rid of this chest cold?
No: Most chest colds do not require antibiotics. ...Read more
I read that gonorrhea is no longer treatable with antibiotics. Now what will people do if they get gonorrhea? Does the body get rid of it eventually?
False information: Gonorrhea is still effective treated with antibiotics. What you may be referring to is the fact that some oral antibiotics which use to be effective against gonorrhea, are meeting resistant strains. The treatment of choice for gonorrhea is an antibiotic injection (ceftriaxone). Other options are zithromax or doxycycline. ...Read more
Do I need to take antibiotics to cure h1 pylori or can I try using manuka honey and homeopathy to get rid of it naturally?
Good question, but: There's little evidence that manuka honey or homeopathy will eradicate h pylori, which can live peacefully in our guts & cause no symptoms. If you're having gastritis etc, I would take the antibiotics, along with probiotics during treatment. Probiotics contain bacteria that normally inhabit the human digestive tract, usually lactobacillus or bifidobacterium, 2x/day w/meals during treatment. ...Read more
I often get acne and only can get rid of it using antibiotics. But I don't want to juse antibiotics for the rest of my life. What is a natural cure?
I am 55 years old and I have this terrible body odor for a year now that I can not get rid of. I have seen my family doctor and used antibiotics and?
Not Worth the Risk: If you truly have a bacterial uti, the risk of permanent damage to the kidney from an untreated infection is not worth the risk of use generally worthless or at best very weak "natural" cures. Particularly when the right antibiotic always works (and with rare side effects). ...Read more
No: There are many things that can be purchased over the counter that are meant to prevent urinary tract infections (typically cranberry based) or to ease the discomfort associated with a urinary tract infection, but after an infection occurs, there are no effective ways of ridding the bladder of the bacterial overgrowth other than an antibiotic prescribed by a health care provider. ...Read more
Hi I think I got a ear infection how do I get rid of it naturally without antibiotics.? Is there home remedies to do it thank you.
Acidifying ear canal: For my patients with mild outer ear infections I recommend 4-5 drops of white vinegar twice a day for several days. If that doesn't work, they should be be seen. Careful, If one has a hole in the ear drum, the vinegar will burn. You have had tubes placed in your ear in the past, so you might. Go slow! Not sure? Then be seen by primary or urgent care. ...Read more
Hello, got a vaginal candida flareup after antibiotics for treatment of a stomach infection. It seems that they have grown from the warm whether to my thighs beside my labia. What natural remedies can I use to get rid of it? Already using coconut oil
Anti-fungal cream: An anti-fungal cream is needed to treat the infection on your inner thighs as this area rarely remains cool and dry necessary for the infection to dissipate. ...Read more
Besides going to the doctors and taking antibiotics, what are some good ways to get rid of a fever fast?
What are some really good ways to get rid of a sore or swollen throat if doctor already started you on antibiotics?
Warm salt water....: Gargles several times daily, cold clear fluid drinks, Ibuprofen or naproxyn in proper doses, lots of clear fluids (particularly chicken soup, of course). If the sore throat is viral, the sore throat should last 3-5 days, with or without the antibiotic. Vitamin c, about 1000 mg daily, and or zinc lozengers may help. ...Read more
Hi doctor, I was wondering are there any ways I can get rid of a UTI without the help of antibiotics. I get them really frequently since I had my son?
You need to: Make sure to stop using any douche products, wipe front to back only, empty your bladder after vaginal sex and avoid any anal intercourse or oral sex performed on you. Then work on improving your immune system by taking raw garlic and vitamin C daily as well as exercise once daily. If you still have problems, you can try taking cranberry pills or juice daily and Azo which is an OTC med. ...Read more
A friend has a vaginal bacteria infection and she can't afford antibiotics what are some ways she can get rid of it at home? And she's spotting blood?
I have a chalezeon for over 4 months. How do I get rid of it. I have tried antibiotics which didn't work.
Will resolve: An antibiotic induced rash if not extensive will resolve in 1 to 2 weeks. If however it is uncomfortable your doctor can treat it with topical or internal steroids to speed up the resolution. If this is due to Ampicillin accompanying mono this is not allergic in nature and topicals are adequate treatemnt/. ...Read more
Get exam: Vaginitis can be caused by many things, but most commonly it is caused by bacteria or fungi. If antibiotics do not work it is most likley a yeast infection. You should see your gynecologist who will do an exam and evaluation of the vaginal secretions to determine the cause and recommended treatment. ...Read more
How long does it take to get rid of c-diff? I have been on antibiotics 3 times in the past 6 months and am still having symtoms
If antibiotics, the conventional treatment, have not been effective, you may wish to discuss the option of fecal transplant with your doctor. See this site for more information in this topic. You may wish to contact a medical school near you to avail of this treatment.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/medical-professionals/clinical-updates/digestive-diseases/quick-inexpensive-90-percent-cure-rate. ...Read more
Would have this: Medically evaluated to determine the cause and the proper treatment. Guessing about the cause would not be prudent. ...Read more
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No: Some stones are infectious in nature, but antibiotics alone won't be enough to eradicate them. ...Read more
None: Poison oak rashes are a sterile skin reaction to the rhus oil from the plant. Steroid creams are sometimes helpful in speeding up resolution. When it is extensive an oral steroid is sometimes helpful. An OTC product called IVYDRY can help some cases. ...Read more
Help! Need to know if there's a way to get rid of pneumonia without having to get a subscription for antibiotics?
My sinusitis won't go away even after multiple uses of antibiotics. Could this be a sign of an underlying issue? How do I get rid of it w/o antibiotic
Sinusitis: You need to be evaluated by a sinus surgeon. That doesn't mean you need surgery, but that is the ultimate treatment when you fail everything else. Other options for treatment include steroids, nasal saline rinses and limited balloon procedures. You probably need a CT scan to see what your sinuses look like and if that is even the correct diagnosis. Best of luck ...Read more
I've popped a milium 2 weeks ago then I put an antibiotic ointement, after it has healed there is a slight pinkish discoloration, how to get rid of it?
Time: It may take a while but this will generally resolve with time. Be patient. ...Read more
No: You are dealing with an area of inflamation, not infection. ...Read more
I have been taking many antibiotic (amoxicillin) and ibproufen to get rid of this toothache. What else should I do?
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