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What antibiotics should I take to reduce my chest infection?
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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Proper antibiotic selection & use requires a history be taken, an exam & possibly x-rays.
If your condition is not worrisome enough to seek such a consultation it is not one that requires antibiotics. Random use of a little here & a little there saved from some prior illness is neither smart or effective. Failure to complete a prescribed course of meds contributes to the emergance of superbugs.

In brief: Ask your doctor
Proper antibiotic selection & use requires a history be taken, an exam & possibly x-rays.
If your condition is not worrisome enough to seek such a consultation it is not one that requires antibiotics. Random use of a little here & a little there saved from some prior illness is neither smart or effective. Failure to complete a prescribed course of meds contributes to the emergance of superbugs.
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