Hell's Kitchen, New York
315 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
Immediate, quality medical care is what sets City MD apart from the rest. With 30 locations and 180 doctors on staff, we are dedicated to providing convenient, superior health services each and every day. Our doctors will take the time to give you the right diagnosis, answer all your questions and get you feeling better as soon as possible. Stop by our office on 315 W. 57th Street (between 8th and 9th Ave) to speak to one of our friendly professionals.

Everything You Need to Know about Antibiotics June 8, 2015

Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan
Everything You Need to Know about Antibiotics, Manhattan, 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. 

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