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Does augmentin cover pseudomonas

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Dr. Pradeep Kumar MD

Hi, my 5month old has an ear infection and was diagnosed with pseudomonas infection. He had been prescribed Augmentin day before yesterday but this was before the actual cause of infection was discovered ... View answer

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Dr.   Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

may have caused this? 4 weeks on antibiotics feeling unwell is too long I am fed up. Pseudomonas was detected in my urine and I have been treated with Keflex, augmentin, ciprofloxin 7 day courses commenced... View answer

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Dr.   Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

) ,ASO(negative),he excluded strep. infection and prescribed augmentin for 10 days ,nofever or throat ... , took throat swab and added metronidazole to the ttt , the result of the culture was pseudomonas ... View answer

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my father,73 years, has cd4 count of 71 alongwith Pseudomonas Pneumonia + copd . he is in ICU on Menopenem 1gram since 3 days. Can anybody advice ... View answer

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Dr. Arun MD

MY HUSBAND HAS BEEN TOLD THAT NOTHING FURTHER CAN BE DONE FOR HIS PSEDOMONAS INFECTION. i PUT GENTOMINICIAN DIRECTLY INTO HIS BLADDER VIA TUBE AT NITE, BUT NOW THERE IS A HORRIBLE SMELL AND MUCUS COMING FROM PENIS AND... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

no it cannot. It needs intensive treatment.

Dr. Bhagyalaxmi Nalaparaju MD

Hi, I have not found major interaction b/w klacid(clarithronycin) and augmentin. You can take it together.It may cause minor side effects like nausea.

Dr. M Y Shareef MD

Hi Bnmchoi! Good morning. I am Dr Shareef answering your query. Yes, Augmentin might cause you some loose stool, but tarry stool warrants for a clinical assessement and a stool test for occult blood . Till the...