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My son has just been to a walk in clinic. The doctor

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My son has just been to a walk in clinic. The doctor suggested he probably needs an anti biotic as he has a gum infection which she would not treat because It's a dental issue. I have tried unsuccessfully to get an an emergency appointment. He is in a lot of pain can you help ?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 months ago.

we can not give out prescriptions to clients here online we can't see

we are here to help answer medical questions.

you should bring him to an A&E department at a local hospital

doctors there can give him a course of antibiotics for his dental infection.

let me know if you have questions.