Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
168 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Antibiotics for walking pneumonia in adults

Premium Questions

Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

to walk in clinic and they did xrays and said I had beginning of pneuomonia on my lung and gave me steriods and antibiotic and along with the head cold, it was gone. Now my nose is runny again(my whole ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

at,walkin clinic told sinus infection & walking pneumonia . could she tell if only walking pn. by listening. oxygen was 98% gave antibiotics prednisone , inhaler, nasal spray . could she tell... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hi I am on two Antibiotics, Levofloxacin 500MG, Metronidazole 500MG.I have been taken them since last Friday. My Diagnose was Diverticulitis , and possible pneumonia . I can't eat, I am sleeping all ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

with a minor fracture that makes it too painful to walk. The pt recently suffered pneumonia and is discovered ... of a recurrence of pneumonia (although 2 blood cultures are negative and there is no... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Oncologist)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

and headaches . Saw PA on Monday who said I had a sinus infection . Prescribed Cipro (only antibiotic I can take). I also requested a chest xray for work (TB clearance). Office called to tell me I have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. VIJAY KUMAR AGRAWAL MD

9 , about 140 lbs., and has been told by his dr that he has walking pneumonia. He has been prescribed antibiotics, cough syrup, allergy medicine, mucinex, nasal sprays, and inhalers and although ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. VIJAY KUMAR AGRAWAL ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

I was recently diagnosed with early pneumonia. I am taking an antibiotic. What level of activity is recommended? I am on vacation at the beach and I am wondering if I am okay to walk around the town,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My stepdaughter has pneumonia. She has been taking antibiotics since Wednesday night but doesn t feel much better. She s been in bed for 4 days. I told her to try to get up and walk some . . . .to ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vinjola Tare MD

My son is 3.5 yrs n had walking pneumonia. Given 5 days azithromycin but again after 7 day shows cough n xray now shows left lingual pneumonia and given augmenting for 10. Days twice a day. Worried ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vinjola Tare ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, my Mom is 65 years of age, she never took ANY medication except for antibiotics in March when ... her she had brochites, and gave her a antibiotic of 400mg that she had to take twice a day ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

Pneumonia has to be treated with antibiotic medication.

Dr.   Pradeep Kumar Jain MD

Hello It depends on whether the pneumonia is viral or bacterial and on the severity of condition. A severe pneumonia should be admitted to hospital. Antibiotic oral or injectable is the treatment...

Dr.  Prasad MD

Ampicillin/cloxacillin is effective in treating pneumonia. However the right antibiotic that will be effectively depends on culture sensitivity report. Moreover C/S study of sputum sample is a must before...