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When would one need antibiotics for bronchitis?

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Acute...

If acute bronchitis due to a bacterial infection is diagnosed by your doctor, then antibiotics are indicated.

In brief: Acute...

If acute bronchitis due to a bacterial infection is diagnosed by your doctor, then antibiotics are indicated.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Most of the bronchitis are caused by viral infection and do not need antibiotics,but sometimes it can be due to bacterial infection and may need antibiotics
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