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I came off flucloxacillin three days ago as it was having a

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I came off flucloxacillin three days ago as it was having a bad effect on me. I am 76 and how long does it take for the bad effects to cease. I stopped 3-4 days ago. Many thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for your question.

Do you have upset stomach?

Any other symptom?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Just slight sick feeling first thing in the morning. Starting to feel better now.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
As the day progresses it gradually ceases.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is our conversation finished?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Please send response or have we finished talking.
Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 1 year ago.

Just wait .There was a technical glitch.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can'T wait much longer
Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 1 year ago.

Flucloxacillin has a short elimination half life of 30-60 minutes.That means it would be almost out of your system by now.

The effect should not last more than a week.

Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 1 year ago.

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