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Can a child get sick again, while he is taking antibiotics?

5 doctors weighed in
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

Viral illnesses are totally insensitive to antibiotics.

In brief: Yes.

Viral illnesses are totally insensitive to antibiotics.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Certainly

The vast majority of infectious agents that attack kids are viruses.
Antibiotics are only effective in killing bacteria, when the germ is susceptible, but they never kill or prevent viruses from starting a new illness while they are being used.

In brief: Certainly

The vast majority of infectious agents that attack kids are viruses.
Antibiotics are only effective in killing bacteria, when the germ is susceptible, but they never kill or prevent viruses from starting a new illness while they are being used.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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