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Mumsnetters aren't necessarily qualified to help if your child is unwell. If you have any serious medical concerns, we would urge you to consult your GP.

Should I just request antibiotics?

(2 Posts)
likeaboss Wed 10-Feb-16 11:04:53

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Nospringflower Thu 11-Feb-16 22:07:55

I think you have to trust the doctors about whether antibiotics are needed or not. If it is viral they won't make any difference and contribute to immunity so it is better that they are not prescribed if not needed. But, I don't think theres any reason not to go back to the doctor if your child is still unwell and doesn't seem to be getting better. See what they say.

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