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We found 13 questions associated with the 'Abscess' topic.

Can cephalexin be used to treat an abcess?

Posted 23 May 2014 by Elissajohnson30 2 answers

How to take care of popped gum abscess?

Posted 12 days ago by hellohihowsyourday 0 answers

I had a very large abscess on my gums. The cause was a cavity I had with a large hole in it. The abscess has just popped, and i drained the pus out of it. I made an appointment with my dentist to get the cavity removed to prevent other abscess lumps from forming in future, and my appointment is in ...

Totally Random Question About Veterinary RX For Possible Human Use?

Posted 7 Jul 2017 by cbomb79 0 answers

So, my cat has this abscess on the underside of his chin and I brought him to the vet yesterday and he got an antibiotic shot and an (overdue, yikes!

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

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?

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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