Family Medicine Associates of South Attleboro

  Do I need an Antibiotic?

Tuesday, November 13, 20128:00 PM
by: Staff


Well over 90% of the, time bronchitis - also known as a "chest cold" - is caused by a virus.  It is well-known that, usually, adults with bronchitis should not be treated with antibiotics.  Go to http://www.cdc.gov/getsmart/ for additional information about the appropriate use of antibiotics.