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

Posted 25 Mar 2014 5 answers

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.

What is the difference between Zantac and Omeprazole for GERD?

Posted 23 Jan 2013 9 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 ...

Azithromycin - How long until the antibiotic starts working?

Posted 5 May 2013 4 answers

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 ...

How long should it take for a Z-Pak to work on a sinus infection?

Posted 3 Apr 2013 2 answers

I take the last of the Z-Pak tomorrow. The doctor gave me an injection of antibiotic and steroid on Monday. Still can strongly smell the infection. It is making me extremely nauseated. The sinus headache is horrible. Also using the normal saline nose spray. I can't decide if it is too soon to ...

I was prescribed amoxicillin 500 mg 3x a day, shall I take every 3 to 4 hours or every 8 hours?

Posted 26 Aug 2010 5 answers

... now when shold I take it every 3hrs or 4hrs ? not sure? every 8 hours

I have had a headache for almost a week straight?

Posted 16 Nov 2014 8 answers

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! ...

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

Posted 23 Dec 2017 7 answers

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?

Dosage and duration of Augmentin-625 for sinusitis?

Posted 20 May 2012 4 answers

Hi, I am in rural India and have no access to a doctor. I have chronic sinusitis and have Augmentin-625 to treat it. How many days should I take it for? I bought it at the pharmacy here - they sell it in packs of two. Does that mean I only take it for one day (morning and night)? Or should the ...

Want to stop one antibiotic and start new one?

Posted 22 Jan 2013 2 answers

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 ...

Can Augmentin cause Fatigue and weakness?

Posted 17 Nov 2013 4 answers

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?

Is bactrim used to treat sinus infections?

Posted 28 Jan 2010 1 answer

Can I take an antibiotic with my birth control and Plan B one step?

Posted 15 Jan 2013 3 answers

I am on the birth control pill "Orsythia" and I took plan B, after the condom broke when my boyfriend and I were having sex. Now, I have a sinus infection and my doctor prescribed me a Z Pack. Is there anyway It could affect the Plan B or Orsythia?

How do antibiotics affect Plan B?

Posted 27 May 2018 1 answer

So I am on birth control, but I got a sinus infection and I have been on amoxicillin for a week. I took the last antibiotic yesterday. Last night my boyfriend and I were having sex while I am on my period, and the condom broke, neither of us noticed. He pulled out because he always does, but I want ...

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