Strep throat vs. sore throat: Compare causes, symptoms, treatmen...
Learn the differences and similarities between strep throat and sore throatOct. 12, 2021
Carbapenems: Uses, common brands, and safety information
Carbapenems are prescription antibiotics used to treat bacterial infectionsSep. 28, 2021
Keflex side effects and how to avoid them
Keflex side effects include nausea, diarrhea, and other gastrointestinal symptoms. Here's how to avoid them and other antibiotic side effects.Sep. 5, 2021
What is a Z-Pak?
Sinus pressure? Check. Headache? Check. Enlarged lymph nodes? Check. Z-Pak? Check. If…Apr. 3, 2020
Amoxicillin side effects and how to avoid them
People taking amoxicillin can experience minor side effects, but serious side effects, and drug interactions with existing medical conditions, are also possibleAug. 5, 2021
What are first-generation cephalosporins?
Cephalexin, cefazolin, and cefadroxil are examples of first-generation cephalosporins that treat common bacterial infectionsJul. 30, 2021
Levofloxacin side effects and how to avoid them
Muscle pain, tendinitis, kidney injury, and allergic reactions are less common but possible levofloxacin side effectsJul. 27, 2021
Amoxicillin dosage, forms, and strengths
Amoxicillin is a generic antibiotic that treats a range of infections. In addition, it is commonly prescribed off-label to treat other bacterial infections including Lyme disease, anthrax, chlamydia, periodontitis, salmonella, and more.Jul. 19, 2021
Protease inhibitors: Uses, common brands, and safety information
Protease inhibitors are antiretroviral drugs used to treat HIV and hepatitis CJul. 8, 2021
Cefdinir side effects and how to avoid them
Diarrhea, yeast infection, and headache are common cefdinir side effects, but this antibiotic can also cause a rash and C.DiffJun. 28, 2021
What are quinolones?
Ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, and ofloxacin are examples of quinolone antibiotics that treat serious, complicated infectionsJun. 27, 2021