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I've had flu symptoms and swollen throat and I was prescribed bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and ib profen its been two weeks and no progress what does this mean?
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Dr. Ester Kwok
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Re-evaluate
Someone who does not improve after two weeks of treatment needs to be re-evaluated by one's physician in case one has developed complications such as pneumonia, or in case the initial treatment or diagnosis missed the mark.

In brief: Re-evaluate
Someone who does not improve after two weeks of treatment needs to be re-evaluated by one's physician in case one has developed complications such as pneumonia, or in case the initial treatment or diagnosis missed the mark.
Dr. Ester Kwok
Dr. Ester Kwok
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Dr. Andres Carbunaru
Dentistry - Prosthodontics
In brief: Go back to your DR
It means that you need to check with your physitian again.

In brief: Go back to your DR
It means that you need to check with your physitian again.
Dr. Andres Carbunaru
Dr. Andres Carbunaru
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