Antibiotics cause kidney failure

Anyone who has known me for two weeks knows that I am against the indiscriminate use of antibiotics. Need another reason? Using oral fluoroquinolone antibiotics, like ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin and moxifloxacin, double the risk of acute kidney disease requiring hospitalization according to a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. Fluoroquinolones are broad-spectrum antibiotics used to treat respiratory and urogenital infections. Have you ever read the warning label? “May cause kidney failure…” Here’s a curve-ball: the study excluded anyone with a history of kidney problems. This makes the double-risk exclusively for healthy patients. Patients with unhealthy kidneys would be at an even higher risk.

Yes, antibiotics can put you right here...

Yes, antibiotics can put you right here…

About Craig Stellpflug NDC

Craig Stellpflug is a NeuroDevelopment Consultant and a Certified Nutritional Consultant. Craig is a cancer nutritionist and child brain disorder specialist at Healing Pathways Medical Clinic in Scottsdale Arizona.
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