Myths about Antibiotics

The longer medicine exists, the more myths, speculations and rumors around doctors and drugs are created. Even in our time, when scientific information is available to almost everyone, this «folk art» doesn’t disappear. Alas, for many people it is easier to believe rumors, than to find out what things really are. Perhaps one of the…

Tips for Giving Babies Antibiotics

Antibiotics can cope with many serious diseases. But you need to know how to give antibiotics to a child correctly to get the maximum effect. When should you take antibiotics? Bacteria are microorganisms that are found everywhere, both outside and inside the human body. Many of them are harmless, and some even benefit. However, there…

Antibiotics during Pregnancy: General Issues

Pregnant women, unfortunately, are not secured from diseases. Usually doctors try not to prescribe antibiotics during pregnancy, but there are situations when they are necessary. When antibiotics can not be avoided? Which antibiotics can be used during pregnancy and in what dosage? When is it better to get pregnant after antibiotics, if during pregnancy planning…

Antibiotics: Friend or Foe?

Generic Antibiotics: to drink or not to drink? Some people consider antibiotics compulsory in the home medicine chest and start taking them at the first sign of a cold without doctor’s consultation. Other people categorically reject this group of drugs even in case of a serious infection. How to find a middle ground? What are…

Generic Antibiotics: Five Important Facts

Buying generic antibiotics, man usually ask the questions: Why a short course of treatment with antibioticscan hurt? Can you can drink alcohol during treatment with antibiotics? In what cases cheaper antibiotics are no worse than expensive ones? What are Antibiotics? “Antibiotic“ is translated from Greek as “against life.” Antibiotics are the substances that inhibit the growth…

Combining Antibiotics and Alcohol: Is It Safe?

Antibiotics are the substances that can kill or stop the growth of bacteria. The treatment course should be correct – it’s necessary to follow all recommendations during treatment with antibiotics. Pay a special attention to antibiotics and alcohol interaction. After all, life goes on and sometimes people ask during a treatment with antibiotics: “Can I drink alcohol if I…