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Why do antibiotics cause me digestive problems?

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Dr. PHILLIP KIM
Family Medicine
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In brief: Gut flora

Gets rid of gut flora. Recommend taking probiotics with it.

In brief: Gut flora

Gets rid of gut flora. Recommend taking probiotics with it.
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
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Dr. David Wishnew
Wound care
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In brief: Antibiotics

Antibiotics are not benign, just acting only on bacteria.
They are quite often potent chemicals, and there can be significant gastric irritation when using an oral antibiotic. That is why antibiotics are often recommended to be taken with food, which would buffer the irritating action of the medication.

In brief: Antibiotics

Antibiotics are not benign, just acting only on bacteria.
They are quite often potent chemicals, and there can be significant gastric irritation when using an oral antibiotic. That is why antibiotics are often recommended to be taken with food, which would buffer the irritating action of the medication.
Dr. David Wishnew
Dr. David Wishnew
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