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Cold won't go away after 2 rounds of antibiotics?

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Dr. Christopher Hoffmann
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Not right treatment

Most colds are caused by viruses (coronavirus, rhinovirus, etc).
Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections. There are no agents that specifically treat colds. Rest, good food, and treating symptoms like congestion or sore throat is the best approach.

In brief: Not right treatment

Most colds are caused by viruses (coronavirus, rhinovirus, etc).
Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections. There are no agents that specifically treat colds. Rest, good food, and treating symptoms like congestion or sore throat is the best approach.
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