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Antibiotic treatments usually work on bacteria, but do not work on viruses or fungal conditions, so there are a great many possibilities. Antibiotics may also fail on certain types of resistant bacterial strains. The failure of antibiotics itself provides little useful diagnostic information without additional symptoms to indicate the causal condition....more »
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Antibiotic failure. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
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Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but...read more »
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Antibiotic failure, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
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