Can Long Term Use As In 7years Use Of Antibiotics Cause Kidney Failure

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Asked by alisonh

Can Long Term Use As In 7years Use Of Antibiotics Cause Kidney Failure

I have recently been diagnosed with chronic kidney failure stage 3. My left kidney functon is 25% and the right kidney function is 78%. As a yougster I was on a course of antiobiotics for over 7 years; could this have caused my kidney damage?

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Hi Alisonh,

I know it has been a long time since you posted this question, and you did receive an answer from a community member, but I was curious as to whether you found a treatment plan that worked for you. I would love to hear about it if so. We do have more information about this question on our site.

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Hope you are well!