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Experience:  GP with over 27 years experience including emergency medicine
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I've just finished a 5 day course on steroids but I'm still

Customer Question

I've just finished a 5 day course on steroids but I'm still wheezing quite bad with a cough so I think I may need antibiotics.lm also an asthmatic.
Assistant: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: Had cold went to docs 6 days ago with weezy chest doc gave me seroids hoping to nip things quick but finished those yesterday.coughing about 3 days but I normally end up on antibiotics with being ashmatic
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 5 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
What exactly is your question about this please?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
I couldn't get into docs surgery so I'm asking should I have antibiotics
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 days ago.

Well before we go on I need to let you know we don't provide prescriptions here since that would be both illegal and malpractice

Do you want me to proceed?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
No
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 days ago.

Let me let customer service know