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Old 11-29-2008, 08:53 AM   #1
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Green phlegm, Do I Need Antibiotics?

Went To The Dr Told Him That I Was Bring Up Dark Green Phlegm He Told Me To Just Take Painkillers. Why Did He Not Give Me Antibotics I Still Have The Green Phlegm 10 Days Later

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Old 11-29-2008, 11:35 PM   #2
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Re: Green phlegm, Do I Need Antibiotics?

Why would a doctor tell you to take painkillers for phlegm? Sounds odd. Antobiotics kills both good and bad bacteria in the body, they are not really the answer although many turn to them anyways. They create superbugs. Phlegm coming out of the body is a good sign that it is loosening. Try to build up your immune system, add some eucalyptus oil to a warm baths and use a humdifier if your air is dry inside of your home. Take lots of vitamin C and D to help your body overcome this sickness and to help build it up.

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Old 12-14-2008, 06:42 PM   #3
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Re: Green phlegm, Do I Need Antibiotics?

if it's green--you probably need antibiotics--and a new doctor!!

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