Pharmacy Corner
Middle ear infections: what parents should know Why not antibiotics?

Most ear infections will improve WITHOUT antibiotics.3 If your child does not require antibiotics, it is best to avoid them as overuse of antibiotics can put your child at risk of a resistant infection; and these antibiotics also have side effects such as diarrhea and allergic reactions.3


Did you know?

Did you know?

Some of infections that we used to be able to easily treat with antibiotics found in the pharmacy, now require treatment with strong antibiotics in the hospital; this is mainly because of antibiotic resistance.6