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Abscess Questions

We found 9 questions associated with the 'Abscess' topic.

Can cephalexin be used to treat an abcess?

Posted 23 May 2014 by Elissajohnson30 2 answers

How long does it take for a skin abscess to start go down when taking penicillin?

Posted 14 Sep 2016 by hapj 1 answer

I start a new job on Monday and started taking penicillin last night for an embarrassing skin abscess behind my ear. I am taking 2, 250 mg phenoxymethylpenicillin (penicillin-V I think) 4 times a day and 1, 500 mg flucloxacillin 4 times a day. How long will it take to start to improve the abscess?

What is the strongest antibiotic?

Posted 20 Oct 2012 by mscass 1 answer

i have a tooth abcess and have not been to the dentist yet but have been taking cephalexin i think 500mg but it does not seem to be subsiding is there something stronger i can take until i see a dentist

Question about perianal abscess?

Posted 14 Jul 2016 by riki123 0 answers

Hello, I am 21 year old male, and one month ago I have discovered an perianal abscess, and 3 days after the discovery I went to great and well-known surgeon for treatment. It was medium size abcess and very swollen and painful when i went to doctor for first control check. As I knew nothing about ...

Acyclovir - could the pill hp227 prevent a absces infection?

Posted 4 Feb 2016 by Darks 2 answers

Cuz I'm about to get a abscess I think I a bumb n its real red n hurts a lil but this the only pill I came across n I want to know if it would work with a abscess on my arm..

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