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Tomorrow I have my annual physical. I am 52, male. I am supposed have a blood test. I am taking amoxicillin for sinus infection. Can I still test?

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Dr. Charles Owen
Emergency Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, no problem.

None of the routine testing done at your age and sex will be precluded by antibiotic therapy.

In brief: Yes, no problem.

None of the routine testing done at your age and sex will be precluded by antibiotic therapy.
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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Blood test

If you mean is it okay to have routine blood tests as part of your physical, its ok

In brief: Blood test

If you mean is it okay to have routine blood tests as part of your physical, its ok
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Dr. Andrea Brand
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Amoxicillin should not affect routine blood tests, but an infection might result in an elevated white blood cell count.

In brief: Yes

Amoxicillin should not affect routine blood tests, but an infection might result in an elevated white blood cell count.
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