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    Question antibiotic question...

    I started getting mastitis today (i've had it a total of 5 times before-this was the second time with my 2 month old son) so I called into labor and delivery and had the on call doctor write me a prescription. After I had it filled I came home and my son nursed really well and actually sucked out a plugged duct. Immediately the red streaks and hardness and pain went away!

    My question is: with my history of mastitis, should I go ahead and take the antibiotic (I had already taken one on the way home) or just not take it?
    Last edited by Mirandagrate; May 17th, 2008 at 06:06 PM.
    Miranda, married to my best friend, Tony 10/19/02.
    Mommy to beautiful baby girl, Elliotte 5/17/06 and handsome little man, Lane 3/7/08

    birth weight: 6 lbs 4.1 oz
    left hossy @: 6 lbs 2 oz
    2 week check: 6 lbs 15 oz
    4 week check: 7 lbs 12 oz
    5 weeks 2 days: 8 lbs 12 oz
    9 weeks: 11 lbs 12 oz
    13 weeks: 13 lbs 13 oz
    19 weeks: 16 lbs 4 oz
    6mths 2wks: 18 lbs 11 oz
    http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c3...llanesiggy.jpg

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