Massapequa, New York
4410 Sunrise Highway
Massapequa, NY 11758
516-998-1024
Located right off the Sunrise Highway, the Massapequa CityMD is an all-encompassing facility with everything from vaccinations, x-rays, STD/HIV screening, IV hydration and more. Whether you are currently injured or feeling ill, we can help you recover faster than ever, without costing you an arm and a leg. If you or someone you know is in need of immediate attention, visit us today at 4410 Sunrise Highway. We look forward to helping you heal!

Everything You Need to Know about Antibiotics June 8, 2015

Massapequa, Oyster Bay
Everything You Need to Know about Antibiotics, Oyster Bay, New York

At CityMD, our NYC urgent care center offers a wide variety of services to help patients with all sorts of injuries and illnesses. Depending on an individual's condition, we may prescribe antibiotics to help treat infections brought on by bacteria and parasites. If you would like to learn more about antibiotics, read on to get the scoop! 

What types of antibiotics are available?

Creams, ointments, lotions, liquids, tablets, capsules, and injection. 

The most popular types of antibiotics include:

Penicillins, Macroldes, Quinolones, Tetracyclines, Cephalosporins.

Typical side-effects of antibiotics:

Vomiting, watery diarrhea, cramps, white patches, yeast infections, gut infections, shortness of breath.

How long do you need to take it for? 

The duration can range from a few days (to cure a UTI), to a few weeks (for the flu), to months (for acne)

If you or someone you know is feeling under the weather, CityMD is here to help. With high quality care, efficient service, and several locations conveniently spread all across New York, you can find the urgent care center nearest you and get the help you need, right when you need it. For general inquiries, you can reach us through our online contact form. 

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from CityMD
Get Your Kids Vaccinated at our Urgent Care Clinic Before They Head to Summer Camp!, Oyster Bay, New York
Now that spring is finally here, you are probably thinking about summer plans and making arrangements for your kids’ summer camp schedules. Along with going through the shopping list...read more
​CityMD’s Urgent Care Center Offers Top Tips on Sports Safety this Spring, Oyster Bay, New York
Every year, as winter finally ends and spring reappears, our urgent care center is bustling with patients coming in and complaining of a recent sports injury. Whether you’re particip...read more
Get a Spring Sports Physical at CityMD Urgent Care Center , Oyster Bay, New York
If your son or daughter is planning to participate in one of many exciting spring sports offered at schools nationwide, the staff at CityMD is here to help your child get ready for t...read more
​All You Need to Know about Allergies from CityMD’s Urgent Care Clinic, Oyster Bay, New York
At CityMD, our highly trained physicians and nurses are here to help patients with a wide array of illnesses and injuries. Every year as winter winds down and turns into spring, we n...read more