How soon will my symptoms improve if I take Factive?

You should begin to feel better within a few days after you start taking Factive. Your doctor probably prescribed this drug because you have pneumonia, bronchitis or some other condition caused by an infection. Factive is an antibiotic drug, which means it kills bacteria that cause infections. Although your symptoms may fade soon after you start taking Factive, it's very important that you take all of the medicine your doctor has prescribed. That will help to ensure that this drug works properly.

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