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Antibiotics given during an abortion - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi I had an abortion on monday but I didnt take the preemtive antibiotics
User :   Is that wrong
Doctor :   ok
User :   ?
Doctor :   u can continue to take it now
Doctor :   what did the doctor advise
User :   I have no symptoms of something beeing wrong with me and this year I have taken plenty of antibiotics for my throte, that is why I chose not to take more now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   but uneed to take some antibiotic as cover
Doctor :   to prevent infection
User :   the doctor just gave us the recepie
User :   ok so it is ok to start now, 4 days after:)?
Doctor :   yes that would be fine
Doctor :   but finish the course
User :   what if some infection has allready started , will it heel with the antibiotics?
Doctor :   u should have taken it before
Doctor :   yes it will
User :   ok thank you very much I apreciate it and will go and buy it
User :   bye
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   take care
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