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Doctor insights on: Taking Celestamine While Taking Antibiotics

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What are the limitations of taking antibiotics?

What are the limitations of taking antibiotics?

Limitations: The only limitations to taking antibiotics would depend on each individual patient. Are there allergies? Are there other medications that could interact? Do certain supplements interact? There can be many limitations or none at all. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

Celestamine (Definition)

Betamethasone is a steroid that is given in 2 injections 24 hours apart when there is a strong possibility of preterm delivery. It is given between 24 and 34 weeks. It helps mature the lungs of the baby to decrease the risks of prematurity. ...Read more


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Can I smoke while taking antibiotics?

Can I smoke while taking antibiotics?

Yes: ...But smoking in general weakens ones immune symptom and is bad for you always, so take this time to STOP smoking all together. best wishes. ...Read more

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Do people get sick whilst taking antibiotics?

Do people get sick whilst taking antibiotics?

Sometimes.: Depending on the antibiotic and the strength of it, you may experience side effects from taking the antibiotic. Often, people may have gastrointestinal issues such as diarrhea and cramping. Other times, if you are allergic to the drug, you may develop hives, rashes, itching, and more serious side effects. Keep smiling ! ...Read more

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Are there complications with taking antibiotics?

Are there complications with taking antibiotics?

Possibly: Any med can have delaterious side effects.
Always ask you dr. And read the meds info accompanying your rx. ...Read more

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What foods must I eat while taking antibiotics?

What foods must I  eat while taking antibiotics?

Food and antibiotics: Regular nutritious diet is recommended. Be sure to take antibiotic as directed and timed with meals. Good idea to take probiotics e.g. Live culture yogurt while on antibiotics to replenish the beneficial bacteria in the colon unless not indicated for some reason. ...Read more

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Can taking antibiotics eventually be bad for you?

Yes: the bacteria can become resistant to that antibiotic and bad bacteria like MRSA can develop
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How effective can bc be while taking antibiotics ?

How effective can bc be while taking antibiotics ?

BLOOD CULTURE MAY BE: If blood is drawn for blood cvulture and you are on antibiotics it may be negative if the antibiotics are effective in killing the bacteria
thats the reason we always take blood cultures before starting the antibiotics.But if the antibiotics were not the right ones than it may grow the organism causing the infection and you may switch the antibiotics. ...Read more

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Should i be working out if i'm taking antibiotics?

Should i be working out if i'm taking antibiotics?

Medications: The only advice here is that working out should not occur if you are feverish or have been advised to rest. I often have my patients define for me the word 'rest'…which means to not work. I also include 'to not work out'.

But, antibiotics in and of themselves would not limit you to working out or not. ...Read more

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What could cause me to get sick while taking antibiotics?

What could cause me to get sick while taking antibiotics?

Antibiotic/illness: Antibiotics, especially when taking by mouth, can be quite harsh to the mucosa of the stomach. Some antibiotics are known for causing pain (e.g. Erythromycin) in most people who take them, while others are idiosyncrartic reaction of the individual patient to the medication. ...Read more

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Why should a person avoid taking antibiotics on a regular basis?

Benefit vs. risk: The problem is, antibiotics are not like vitamins -there are risks involved. A good doctor needs to balance the benefit vs. the risk of taking these medications. For example, an allergy could arise, someone could get bad diarrhea, or the germs might become resistant which could cause major problems presently or in the future. Once you've seen the many problems from antibiotics, you'd think twice.. ...Read more

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What are the effects of constantly taking antibiotics on children?

A big: Concern that ultimately resistant infections will develop. Change in flora can lead to other issues like c diff colitis. ...Read more

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What are the effects of taking antibiotics too many for long time?

What are the effects of taking antibiotics too many for  long time?

Resistance: If you take antibiotics for too long a period, you greatly increase the risk that you will develop a resistance to the drug. This means, that the medication will not work against certain infections. Additionally, you increase the chance of liver problems, as these drugs are broken down by the liver. Hope this helps ! keep smiling ! ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens if i stop taking antibiotics after 3 days?

Could you tell me what happens if i stop taking antibiotics after 3 days?

Resistance: Depending on the antibiotic and the dose since some antibiotic program only requires you to take it for 3 days. However early termination of the antibiotic may allow the bacteria time to develop resistance to the antibiotic and thus it is unwise to do so.
On the other hand, you may get better nonetheless if the antibiotic was prescribed for a viral infection. ...Read more

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Is taking antibiotics frequently is good?What might be the disadvantages to our body systems?

Is taking antibiotics frequently is good?What might be the disadvantages to our body systems?

Resistance and more: Frequent use antibiotics can increase the risk of developing antibiotic resistant bacteria like MRSA for you and your community, and also antibiotics kill not only good bacteria but also your normal protective bacteria of your body, for example in the colon you risk getting proliferation of c. Diff leading to colitis, and in the vagina, candida causing vaginitis. ...Read more

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What are the advantages to taking antibiotics for my acne?

What are the advantages to taking antibiotics for my acne?

It works: Part of the complex problem of acne is a particular bacterium that likes the oils in the skin. They are impossible to eliminate, but keeping these creatures at bay goes a long way to controlling acne. You'll weigh the risks and benefits with your physician and make the right choice. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can long term antibiotic use cause git problems? Treatement please

Antimicrobials...: Can cause changes in the GI tract flora leading to diarrhea, c. Difficile or otherwise. Also the changes get lead to changes in the metabolism of many drugs. ...Read more

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Can you run when taking antibiotics?

Can you run when taking antibiotics?

No contraindication: There is no activity restriction for patients taking antibiotics unless otherwise instructed by the prescribing physician. ...Read more

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Can i take Azo while taking antibiotics?

Yes: Azo (azo-standard) has Phenazopyridine in it. This is a dye and a urinary tract analgesic. The dye will turn your urine red, but will help relieve the discomfort of a urinary tract infection and does acidify the urine- which will help to eradicate the infection. Yes it can be taken safely with the antibiotics- which should be used for the full prescribed course and not stopped just when symptoms. ...Read more

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Does taking antibiotics make you hungry?

When they cure...: ...A disease which suppressed your appetite (such as strep throat, ) the appetite will return to baseline. ...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