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Do I have a higher risk of getting anemia if o took too many antibiotics when I was a child?

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Dr. Danny Proffitt
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In brief: No

Only one particular antibiotic, used many years ago (chloramphenicol) is know to be a cause of anemia.
Just because you took many antibiotics years ago, it is no reason to suspect anemia as being due to taking them.

In brief: No

Only one particular antibiotic, used many years ago (chloramphenicol) is know to be a cause of anemia.
Just because you took many antibiotics years ago, it is no reason to suspect anemia as being due to taking them.
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