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Antibiotics for strep pneumonia

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Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

with anything from Strep to sinusitis to Mycoplasma bacteria. She has been diagnosed with Strep at least 6 times in the last calendar year, and was hospitalized with S. Pneumonia a year ago. She just... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

In October I was diagnosed with pneumonia and strep throat (I had battled what I thought a cough or sinus infection for four wks before seeing a dr). After two rounds of antibiotics I didn't improve ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sushil Kumar Sompur MD

pneumonia and strep throat all the time, ive had MRSA or staff multiple times in the last few years despite ... antibiotics because i am probably immune to them at this time. I have many health issues... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sushil Kumar Sompur ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Dinesh Goyal MD

relates to the possibility of the strep turning into pneumonia . Sometimes, when I am taking meds, I don ....3). My throat culture came back yesterday and turned up Strep C bacteria. Apparently, this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dinesh Goyal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Purushottam Neurgaonkar MD

I've been diagnosed with klebsiella pneumoniae from an upper vaginal swab. I am 18 weeks pregnant ... of strep C and G which was treated with penicillin V and subsequently cleared. I then had a strep ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purushottam Neurgaonkar ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Genti Mulla MD

I was diagnosed with pneumonia and strep throat today. I smoked weed 5 times yesterday not knowing this. I am now on antibiotics for both medicines and am feeling a lot better. Can I take one hit ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Genti Mulla ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

days and I think the antibiotic is not working. Could he also have pneumonia (no cough though). ...Son is 9 years old. He has strep and is on amoxicilin. His fever is gone now, but he still doesn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

12 year old had pneumonia and the strep came back positive, put on zithromax and inhaler. has low grade fever 99.6, up to 100, before antibiotics had 100.6. making really no progress, horrible cough ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

extremely tired, no appeitite, blood draws 2x daily, they said strep in blood, pneumonia, they kept him 1wk ... blood draws, antibiotics, and battery operated health alert necklace, no final dx, see... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jnikolla MD

My son is away at college with pneumonia (just started azithromycin from the campus clinic two days ago) and yesterday learned he also has strep. He is taking codeine for pain and ibuprofen to keep his ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Hello. I just read through your question. I believe you're still infected, likely with strep. Zithromax is not always the best antibiotic for strep and it's possible it didn't fully resolve the...

Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

No, it forms a normal bacterial flora of our body. You need not be concerned. It is often the cause of strep throat. I do not think that you need antibiotics, but in case you start it, be sure to complete the...

Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

Dear patient yes strep throat possible. Swap test and antibiotic advsible. Even though in most cases also gets better without antibiotic also, depending how severe it is. Best regards