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How does treating foodborne illness mess up your body?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Foodborne illness

You can wait it out with no treatment as it's self-limited.
If you take an antibiotic, you are exposed to potential side effects. Allergy, vaginitis in women, nausea are common side effects. Pepto-bismal is often used with very few side effects.

In brief: Foodborne illness

You can wait it out with no treatment as it's self-limited.
If you take an antibiotic, you are exposed to potential side effects. Allergy, vaginitis in women, nausea are common side effects. Pepto-bismal is often used with very few side effects.
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