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Colitis caused by antibiotics

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Dr. P. T. Patil MD

colitis which is treated with Remicade (immunosuppressant). About a week ago I contracted gonorrhea . I ... ) and an oral antibiotic (azithrormycin). I received these treatments yesterday afternoon, so it... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

My grandson, 27, has had cdiff for four weeksand has lost 25 lbs. The first time he had this he was hospitalized and on IV antibiotics. Our local hospital says he is not sick enough to need hospitalization. What ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

my 89 year old father who lives out of town is very sick with colitis . he was in hospital for that and pneumonia 4 weeks ago. He is home and has been taking antibiotics. My sister is going to see him... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I have microscopic colitis caused by antibiotics taken for bladder infections. I have the diarrhea now plus the start of a bladder infection. I cannot take anymore antibiotics. Is there a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

i have a ha of Hypertension, lupus, colitis, ischemic colitis , and breast cancer , gallbladder ... of beef broth. Should I take antibiotics? ... View answer

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Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I was recently diagnosed with ischemic colitis. Bacteria was also found in urine testing, so I was treated with antibiotics. I m still experiencing loose stools with sporadic blood. A CTA was done which ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

this problem arose from the anesthesia. He said they put antibiotic in the anesthesia, and sometimes it causes ...what is c-disc-colitis-I have diahrrea, & lower abdominal pain , I am 66 years old,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have a mild to moderate ulcerative colitis which was caused by campylobacter followed by strong dosage of antibiotic, cycpro about two years ago. Took Lialda 2.4 g, 2 tabs /day, helped for a week ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal MD

I experienced rectal bleeding in August and was hospitalized and again this week. The hospital diagnosed colitis but I m doubting that. I am taking very strong antibiotics for 10 days in both cases. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have just started a 10-day round of vancomycin for a reocurrence of C-diff (caused by an antibiotic taken for sinus infection: amoxicillin clavulanate). How long before I can expect relief from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

an ulcerative disease which can start in intestines. this is a chronic disease and can cause abdominal pain, bleeding etc

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Hi, Colitis is the inflammation of colons and the cause is mostly infective (viral,bacterial, parasitic) or autoimmune. Treatment is mainly antibiotics and other supportive or symptomatic. Consult...

Dr. Praveen G MD

Hello, Welcome to HCM, There are many types of colitis and classified based on their causative factors 1.Inflammatory bowel disease like ulcerative colitis and crohn's disease. 2.Infectious colitis...