Using antibiotics when not needed can cause bacteria to grow into super bugs. This could make your next infection much harder to treat.
Of all antibiotics prescribed up to 50% are not prescribed appropriately.
who are given antibiotics for respiratory issues annually in the US, over 27 million did not need them.
you can ask your medical provider about antibiotics
Can I get better without this antibiotic?
What side effects or drug interactions can I expect
What side effects should I report to you?