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Can I take ceftriaxone if I have ear infection?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

This is not typically a first line drug and must be injected, though.

In brief: Yes

This is not typically a first line drug and must be injected, though.
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Dr. Alan Levine
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

Ceftriaxone is one of the antibiotics of choice for the treatment of ear infections, when first-line drugs have failed or the person(usually a child) is unable to tolerate an antibiotic by mouth.
This antibiotic is only administered intramuscularly or intravenously.

In brief: Yes

Ceftriaxone is one of the antibiotics of choice for the treatment of ear infections, when first-line drugs have failed or the person(usually a child) is unable to tolerate an antibiotic by mouth.
This antibiotic is only administered intramuscularly or intravenously.
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