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Taking an Antibiotic? Here's How to Stay Safe

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Do no harm


1. Don't take leftover antibiotics


2. Don't demand a prescription


3. Do ask if you’re taking the right antibiotic


4. Do take an antibiotic exactly as prescribed


5. Do stay well


6. Do get vaccinated


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