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If I have strep throat, will duricef (cefadroxil) treat this?
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Dr. Mark Patterson
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In brief: Yes
Duricef (cefadroxil) is a cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria such as skin, throat, and urinary tract infections.
Antibiotics will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. It is very effective against strep throat.

In brief: Yes
Duricef (cefadroxil) is a cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria such as skin, throat, and urinary tract infections.
Antibiotics will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. It is very effective against strep throat.
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