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RAI and antibiotics
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RAI and antibiotics

I am going to do Thyrogen and RAI later. I had Thyroid removed on Apr 16. the outside the incision is read and iches.
I went to family doctor, have me taken antibiotics levofloxcine and triamcinolone acetionide cream.
if it will affect the thyrogen and RAI. SHOULD I STOP THIS ANTIBIOTICS?
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Would discuss this with your doctor as I cannot recommend starting/stopping any medications in a forum like this.  In general, not a problem unless there is iodine in the medications (not likely in this case).
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