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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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I did have my test and it showed i have infection in my stomach

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I did have my test and it showed i have infection in my stomach , my doctor perscribed apo-clarithromycin 250mg 1tab twice daily for 7days will this get rid of the infection and how did it get into my stomach.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Hi. What test did you have and is the infection in your stomach or in your colon?
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Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Need that information please
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

It is in my stomach

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Thanks Maureen. Yes, the azo-clarithromycin is appropriate for that infection

As to how it got into your stomach that's commonly by eating foods that had the bacteria in them