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Can I have a few beers while taking amoxicillin for a tooth infection?

Posted 11 Aug 2010 by stevekay 2 answers

I am on amoxicillin (500 mg 4 times a day) for 10 days to treat a tooth infection which will be... extracted next week. Started taking it on Tuesday will have 16 doses in me by Saturday afternoon when I am having my once a year bbq. My friends will expect me to have a few beers with them. If I hold ...

What is Amoxicillin used to treat?

Posted 30 Jul 2009 by aquanaut 4 answers

I know this is an antibiotic but what type of infections is this commonly used for and why is this used instead of other common antibiotics such as Penicillin, Erythromycin and Tetracycline?

What does a staph infection look like when it first starts?

Posted 21 Sep 2009 by b boh 6 answers

A pimple with a white puss pocket? It looks like a spider bite kinda. Do they spread easy if it is a staph infection? could it be an ingrown hair? Or a boil? Or maybe just a big pimple on a part of the body that usually does not get acne? How would I of gotten it? How do I get rid of it?

What antibiotic is good for tooth infection?

Posted 19 Nov 2011 by dmohr1963 5 answers

I have a broken tooth thats all the wway to the gums. Its swallen all around it. What antibiotic is goo d for the infection I think is there?

Monistat-1 - Monistat discharge after couple days?

Posted 21 Sep 2012 by Onlystrangers 1 answer

I used monistat 1 couple days ago to cure a light yeast infection. The symptoms seem to be gone however I still have discharge from the actual treatment (ointment from oval). Is this normal? I'm concerned that tho product is still "in" me. Ha. I was told using a tampon would help ...

Which antibiotics are best for tooth infection cephalexin or clindamycin?

Posted 18 Dec 2014 by ntvangel69 8 answers

I have bad teeth and no matter if I brush/floss regularly & don't eat sweets & quit drinking pop I am still getting pain that is usually associated with infection. I can't remember what antibiotics I was given for my teeth I have clindamycin and cephalexin. All I remember is the ...

If allergic to penicillin, is it safe to use amoxicillin?

Posted 1 Apr 2012 by gregsloan 2 answers

My tooth is terrible! Very allergic to penicillin. Should it be safe use amoxicillin to treat infection of hole in tooth that I've had for a few years,and has gradually gotten worse to the point of no sleep.

Can you get a uti and a yeast infection at the sametime?

Posted 5 Sep 2013 by lilangel21 4 answers

K so at first it started out as an icthy burning sesntion then it got wrose then it was persure on my lower adomen then burning when i pee. So i went to the er the er doctor said i have a bladder infection uti so i went home and my styoms got wrose i found yellow dischagre while after i was peeing. ...

What is the difference between Zantac and Omeprazole for GERD?

Posted 23 Jan 2013 by AquariusAnneCA 6 answers

I took Omeprazole (generic for Prilosec) for 12 years when I found that I was having some horrible side affects such as Urinary Tract Infections, Sinus Infections, bone pain, shortness of breath, nausea in the morning, etc. I slowly stopped taking the above and am now on Zantac #150 each morning an ...

I took antibiotics (metronidazole) for Bacterial vaginosis... now suffering from Yeast Infection?

Posted 16 Nov 2011 by Curious Gurl 4 answers

Wonder if I can get any Medicine to cure this without having prescription? And Will I Go Through Any Other infection After Curing the yeast ... just like what i experienced after curing BV?

Which antibiotic is better for tooth pain/infection, Cipro or Amoxicillin?

Posted 21 May 2011 by slewis916 6 answers

Tooth pain gets worse when I eat or drink something cold. Also, there is a partial crack in the tooth. I would also prefer an answer, if possible, from a dentist, or someone in the field... I am, however open to all answers though.

Helicobacter Pylori Infection -how long should it take for Helicobacter Pylori Recovery?

Posted 15 May 2012 by sms08h 44 answers

I was diagnosed in April and treated with amoxicillin, clarithromycin and omeprazole for 7 days. 2 weeks after the treatment was over I had a stool antigen test to confirm eradication. It came back negative. It has been over a month since the treatment ended and everyone says I should be feeling ...

Dental Abscess - Does amoxicillin help with tooth infection and pain?

Posted 6 Feb 2012 by JamieLabiche2012 3 answers

I also been having alot of pain on that side my ear hurts my mouth and also been with a headache for 3 days now. I just started my amoxicillin today when will the pain ease up alittle

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