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Most effective antibiotic for pneumonia

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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

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Dr.  Zotaj Antoneta MD

Pneumonia . I was on an antibiotic and cough medicine and felt better but today the cough is back and I am feeling sick again. Should I call the doctor for more antibiotics? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Zotaj Antoneta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Monish De MD

Hi I'm XXXXXXX XXXXXXX I was told by adoctor I have either pneumonia or nodularity within the right lung upper lobe if idon't respond to antibiotics.Is that poosible and can you pneumni?Penelope or I ... View answer

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

i am on the second day of antibiotics for pneumonia . temperature has dropped to 38 having been up to over 40 - over 104 F… will i be able take a flight in three days time? i am in berlin. the flight ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi there. I ve been diagonisted by klebsiella pneumoniae I made the nose culture test and it went ... of antibiotic sensibilty show its sensible to all antibiotic except ampecilin . Dr prescribed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Pranav Balakrishnan MD

effective for pneumonia? ...My husband was just diagnosed with pneumonia yesterday and started on moxifloxacin 400 mg daily. I ... View answer

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Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have had pneumonia for 3 weeks. Treated w amoxillian (every 8hours) for 15 days. Stopped ... and prescribed antibiotics (Leve???) for 5 days, Prednisone 2 weeks, and nebulizer. Feeling weak, faint, and can ... View answer

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Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

of pneumonia which seems would have been knocked out by the antibiotics by now. Has to be infection somewhere! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatics Specialist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I have had pneumonia. Discovered after chest X-ray. Treated with amoxillian for 15 days (every 8 ... and prescribed 5 days antibiotics (Level???) and prednisone (2weeks) and nebulizer. Scared of taking more... View answer

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Dr. Suneel Mukati MD

pneumonia in the right lung and after 2 weeks of treatment in the hospital with antibiotic he discharged next day he was admitted again with new infected by pneumonia in the right lung and then doctor... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suneel Mukati ( Pulmonologist)

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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.  Laxmikant Soni MD

I.v. antibiotic will act faster and they have superior effects. Oral antibiotic needs patient compliance and g.I. intolerance may lead to their expulsion. Thanks Hit for athanks