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Could amoxicillin cure an abscess/infection?

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Dr. John Mangoni
Pediatrics

In brief: Amoxiciilin

it is generally not used to treat that problem

In brief: Amoxiciilin

it is generally not used to treat that problem
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Dr. Sung Taylor
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

If the abscess is dental it may help but if the abscess is in the skin it may require a different antibiotic or procedure called an incision and drainage.

In brief: Yes

If the abscess is dental it may help but if the abscess is in the skin it may require a different antibiotic or procedure called an incision and drainage.
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