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What is the best antibiotic to treat a sinus infection?

Are sinus infections contagious?

Sinus Infection vs Cold - What's the difference between them?

What is the difference between Zantac and Omeprazole for GERD?

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... read more

My doctor prescribed me 800 mg tablets of ibuprofen to take 3 times daily, can I take that much?

I'm 18, 120 lbs, so I'm small. I'm concerned that 2400mg/day is too much for someone my size. I have a sinus infection that is causing my face to swell and giving me headaches so that is what they are prescribed for.

Weight gain on Topamax?

I started taking Topamax to control my migraines. Since I have a very low tolerance to medication, I was only taking 25mg per day. My migraines stopped, along with any sinus pain & pressure. However, I instead of losing weight blew up like a balloon. Has anyone else experienced weight gain on... read more

I have had a headache for almost a week straight?

I went to the doctor, who told me it was a sinus infection and put me on an antibiotic. I have had sinus headaches before, and they don't feel anything like this. Nothing is helping with the pain and I don't know what else to try. I have honestly never had a headache like this in my life!... read more

Azithromycin - How long until the antibiotic starts working?

I was given this antibiotic yesterday and I'm on day 2 of it. I haven't noticed a difference, I still feel very sick. My sinus infection is causing my gums to swell and hurt as well as my cheeks and part of my left brow. This is the first time this has happened to me and it is really... read more

Can I use Cefdinir suspension after expiration date?

I got prescription filled, but did not use it. Now my son has a sinus infection and new job insurance does not kick in for 90 days! Can I use it even though it is past expiration date but never used?

Can you take doxycycline for a sinus infection and a bad cough?

My doctor prescribed doxycycline for a sinus infection and a bad cough. She told me that doxycycline is used for sinus infections. Is it ok if I took it?

Can Augmentin cause Fatigue and weakness?

I was diagnosed with a sinus infection. My doctor prescribed Augmentin 875 twice a day for 10 days. I am on the 4th dose and I feel very weak and tired and I could hardly walk. Can this be a side effect of the medication?

I suffer from panic attacks. Will methylprednisolone increase my attacks?

Will i feel anything like dizziness or increased heart rate from the methylprednisolone? I really don't like taking meds that's why I ask. It's for my sinuses and my ears are hurting from sinus pain.

Amiodarone, how long are you meant to be on this drug, anyone been on it for more than 3 years?

Atrial Fibrillation - has anyone been on amiodarone for longer than 3 yrs? Are you having any sideeffects? I have been sinus rythym for 3 yrs, but wonder how long Im supposed to be on this drug.

Can I take the z pak while on xanax for anixety?

I am currentely taking xanax for anixety and was put on the z pak for a sinus infection.The interaction checker said no interactions.But another site said yes interaction.Pharmacy is closed SO I CAN'T CALL THEM... I hope someone may have an answer.. I need both of these medicines...... read more

Can you switch antibiotics in the middle of a course?

I have taken 7 out of 10 of my doses of Levaquin (was prescribed one tab daily for 10 days) for a sinus infection. I want to stop taking the Levaquin and start Augmentin which has been prescribed twice a day for 10 days. This is due to the fact that I am breastfeeding and Augmentin is safer than... read more

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