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I'm wondering if I am exeperiencing a reaction to a

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Hello, I'm wondering if I am exeperiencing a reaction to a course of anti biotics I have been taking.
I was advised to take ciprobay to treat a UTI. I am near to the end of the course of my tablets and the infection seems to have cleared up.
However I am experiencing muscle pain, in particular neck stiffness, throbbing head ache accompanied with feelings of nausea and insomnia where I can't get to sleep at night and chills but no fever.
Shall I continue the course of antibiotics I only have one tablet left?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 10 months ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.These are likely side effects from the medication.You can stop the antibiotic now given your side effects.May take about 2 weeks for the symptoms to subside completely.However you should see improvement day by day.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 10 months ago.
HelloI am Doctor Thomas, a double board certified doctor in internal medicine and integrative medicine, with advanced training in several other fields. I am a clinician of over 20 years experience. I will give you an initial answer or ask you a question, but be sure to use reply to expert to communicate with me as needed.You need to talk with the doctor immediately.This type of antibiotic has been implicated in causing connective tissue problems, even tendonitis.You should be evaluated.Do not wait 2 weeks on your own.WE do not replace your doctor.Be safe, not sorry.Find me by request any day of the week in medial for safe, correct and up to dateanswers.I am here daily.Please click a positive rating.Come back as needed.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Ok thank you I will make an appointment with my doctor as soon as possible
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