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Blisters on the bottom of my foot that itch, hurt and ooze clear liquid. Whats happening?

Posted 19 May 2013 by L0813 18 answers

I apply antifungal cream and powder daily also triple antibiotic when the blisters pop but nothing seems to give. When they pop the blisters fill up with more fluid and then more blisters appear. One blister popped and as I lifted up the skin to see inside it was like a deep cutt. I cant afford to ...

What kind of specialist to see for weeping leg edema and cellulitis?

Posted 9 Sep 2013 by marymack1938 3 answers

My cousin has weeping leg edema, very painful, and his internist diagnosed it as cellulitis - He is 79 yrs old with emphysema - and not improving on an antibiotic - Is there a specialist he can see for this condition

How does Levothyroxine interact w/a multivit. of Calcium (600mg) & 5,000IU of vitamin D?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by Mia_1 3 answers

I had my yearly physical exam about 2 months ago and was told after having blood work, my thyroid levels were low. I was prescribed Levothyroxine. I also took a multivitamin containing 600mg of Calcium, along with 5,000IU of vitamin D. I was unaware of the warning not to take Calcium & Iron ...

What is the best treatment for cellulitis?

Posted 2 Mar 2010 by sds1956 1 answer

I was diagnosed with cellulitis on 1/29/10 and have been on the generics for Keflex and Bactrim DS since that time, today is 3/2/10. The infection started in my right leg and they put me off work a week at a time with the exception of 2 days a week that I worked graveyard with little standing. The ...

Bacterial Skin Infection - I had periorbital cellulitis in my eye. I was hospitalized for 4 days. It

Posted 13 Apr 2018 by Mr Grumpy pants 0 answers

... has been 5 months. I now have swelling under my eyes, above cheeks. My doctor says i do not have infection. I have no pain, no redness or fever. The swelling is worse on some days and better on others. Could this be a result from the infection?

Can 500 mg of amoxicillin be used to treat staph infection or cellulitus?

Posted 9 Jan 2018 by traymorgan76 0 answers

I had a huge raised red spot pop up on my ankle where I accidentally walked into some bob wire which pierced my skin. The bob wire wasn't rusted and even if it had been, I've had my tetanus shot. But it's raised and red and immensely sore. It has not came to a head yet and I'm ...

Can I use mupirocin ointment and triple antibiotic ointment?

Posted 3 Dec 2017 by Chris160 1 answer

If I have an area on my skin with staph is it okay to use both

I'm allergic to several antibiotics, what can I safely use for a skin wound??

Posted 19 Oct 2017 by Hawaiichick 0 answers

I'm allergic to penicillin, erythromycin and Keflex. I also had a reaction to Bactrim (rash and vomiting) and Silverdine (rash and itching around the wound). What can I safely use for a skin wound? I've been cleaning it out with Hibiclense and it's looking great, just would like to ...

Is Peritonsillar Cellulitis is contagious? If it is, how?

Posted 9 Aug 2016 by HumbleValor 3 answers

I've went to the doctor last Sunday (July 31st) and have been taking antibiotics for the past 10 days (still taking them) and I just got my recheck today (August 9th). I feel way much better. No pain, no fevers, etc. The abscess is really small, like dots. I asked if it was contagious when I ...

I was prescribed Bactrim for an infection which started on the side of my big toe, where there is?

Posted 22 Sep 2017 by hazel2 1 answer

an open wound and puffy redness below. After 4 days of medicine I don't see any improvement. Wound still open and painful and redness seems to be spreading. Difficult to wear shoes. I soak with epsom salts, use Neosporin or other topical antibiotic on the wound, but nothing seems to be ...

Can one develop an allergy to clindamycin over night this past weekend I was given IV clindamycin?

Posted 29 Sep 2017 by db2165 0 answers

... and Vancomycin ( ignore the spelling) for 4 days in the Hospital with no reactions then I was given 300 mg clindamycin caps to take at home for 14 days along with Bactrim 800-160 mg I developed a rash and hives on my arms and hands, like an allergic reaction to something, I am allergic to ...

Is severe itching but with no rash common with Clindamycin 300mg or is this an allergic reaction?

Posted 1 Sep 2017 by PamelaLott 0 answers

My doctor prescribed a dosage of Clindamycin 300mgs for me today for a severe Cellulitis infection in legs. So far I have taken 2 doses(every 6 hours) of this Clindamycin 300mgs... No stomach upsets but am now itching very badly but have no rash or trouble breathing... IS THIS A ALLERGIC REATION or ...

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