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Derm rx'd 1000mg cephalexin for acne, 3mo supply. Are there long term effects of taking antibiotics for that long or longer?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Determining risk vs benefit is what we do every day for every patient we prescribe treatments or recommend even an Aspirin a day.
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In brief: Yes

Determining risk vs benefit is what we do every day for every patient we prescribe treatments or recommend even an Aspirin a day.
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Slade Suchecki
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Beware

Of GI effects which may indicate a superinfection by c difficil colitis.
Also you may grow bacteria resistant to this antibiotic. Agree, weigh risk vs benefit.

In brief: Beware

Of GI effects which may indicate a superinfection by c difficil colitis.
Also you may grow bacteria resistant to this antibiotic. Agree, weigh risk vs benefit.
Dr. Slade Suchecki
Dr. Slade Suchecki
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