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Can sinusitis be treated with flagyl?

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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Yes

Depending on the type of organism causing sinusitis.
Flagyl, though, is not a first line drug.

In brief: Yes

Depending on the type of organism causing sinusitis.
Flagyl, though, is not a first line drug.
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Dr. Thomas Klein
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: There r better meds

Typical antibiotics include: 1.
Penicillins like amoxicillin, augmentin 2. Cephalosporins like ceftin 3. Macrolides like zithromax, biaxin 4. Sulfa medicines like bactrim 5. Quinolones like avelox 6. Tetracyclines like vibramycin (doxycycline).

In brief: There r better meds

Typical antibiotics include: 1.
Penicillins like amoxicillin, augmentin 2. Cephalosporins like ceftin 3. Macrolides like zithromax, biaxin 4. Sulfa medicines like bactrim 5. Quinolones like avelox 6. Tetracyclines like vibramycin (doxycycline).
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