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Is it ok to stop taking my antibiotics after 1 tablet?

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In brief: Nope

Need to take the entire course for the antibiotic to be effective.

In brief: Nope

Need to take the entire course for the antibiotic to be effective.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry

In brief: Antibiotics

Medications should always be taken as directed unless there is some problem such as an allergic reaction.
Why do you want to stop taking it? Discuss this with your health care provider first. If you took 1 tab on your own, that's not a smart idea. If you didn't actually need any antibiotics, there is no harm after taking just one tablet.

In brief: Antibiotics

Medications should always be taken as directed unless there is some problem such as an allergic reaction.
Why do you want to stop taking it? Discuss this with your health care provider first. If you took 1 tab on your own, that's not a smart idea. If you didn't actually need any antibiotics, there is no harm after taking just one tablet.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dr. Gary Sandler
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