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What if the swelling and pain do not get better after the first three days of antibiotics?

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Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management

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Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections.
They are not used for pain and swelling. I need more information about pain and swelling to answer this question.

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Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections.
They are not used for pain and swelling. I need more information about pain and swelling to answer this question.
Dr. Mark Sacher
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine

In brief: Swelling-antibiotics

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In brief: Swelling-antibiotics

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