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Antibióticos

(In English: Antibiotics)

Estos estupendos medicamentos atacan a las bacterias que provocan enfermedades. (Sin embargo, sólo funcionan contra las bacterias, por lo que no se utilizan para enfermedades provocadas por un virus, como un resfriado). ¿Quieres escuchar algo extraño? Algunos antibióticos están hechos con hongos (la penicilina proviene de un hongo). Por lo tanto, si tienes una faringitis estreptocócica u otra infección provocada por bacterias, no te preocupes, porque los antibióticos te ayudarán a sentirte mejor.

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