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What do you suggest if my doctor won't give me streptomycin because he says it won't do anything. what do I do?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: WhyDoYouWantStreptom

Why do you want streptomycine.
It is an old Antibiotic not used these days in USA because of toxic effects on kidneys and hearing loss It is still used in third world countries for Tubeculosis,Tularemia,plague and endocarditis.And it is given by injection Your doctor is right and I suggest you fallow his/her advice

In brief: WhyDoYouWantStreptom

Why do you want streptomycine.
It is an old Antibiotic not used these days in USA because of toxic effects on kidneys and hearing loss It is still used in third world countries for Tubeculosis,Tularemia,plague and endocarditis.And it is given by injection Your doctor is right and I suggest you fallow his/her advice
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: No antibiotics

Treat symptomatically if it is viral.

In brief: No antibiotics

Treat symptomatically if it is viral.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Diagnosis?

What did your doctor diagnose you with?.

In brief: Diagnosis?

What did your doctor diagnose you with?.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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