A concise, evidence-based medical tool that saves you money
Do I need an antibiotic with common cold symptoms (cough, runny nose)?
MedHead Confidence Score: 6
Amount Saved: $150 urgent care visit $25 antibiotic cost
Far too many antibiotics are prescribed for common colds, especially at urgent care centers. Save yourself a trip to the doctor, save money, and avoid antibiotic resistance by staying home until cough and fever subside for 24 hours.