A "green" runny nose is not necessarily an indication of a bacterial infection, but it could be. You should check with your healthcare professional. Persistent green secretions lasting beyond five to seven days can indicate a sinus infection, in which case you may need antibiotics.
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- Q When can antibiotics hurt more than help?
- Q Who should take antibiotics before going to the dentist?