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Boil is swollen? Doctor prescribed clindamycin 300 mg?

Posted 27 Dec 2017 by blazekmg 1 answer

Boil is very swollen doctor prescribed clindamycin 300 mg twice daily well that make it go away and doctor didn't do procedure was to hard and said nothing would come out

An abscessed boil behind my right ear and I have had?

Posted 5 Dec 2017 by OtisCoots1989 1 answer

Been taking a antibiotic for 10 days still have a big boil behind my ear that I just now noticed what do I do?

Severe staph infection trying cloxacillin again 500mg for 4 times a day for 7 days . But unlike last

Posted 16 Dec 2017 by Arun121 0 answers

... time the boil is not draining right away. Last time i took this antibiotic by my second dosage it drained. Is the antibiotic no longer effective? Taking it 2 months after last use

Has anyone taken Acitretin for Hidradenitis suppurativa? Has it helped?

Posted 12 Dec 2017 by tuffydog110 0 answers

It is a skin condition that causes painful cysts that tunnel, and do not heal. Sometimes they can get HUGE and are like having a boil that are VERY painful until they break and drain.

How long to take Augmentin 875 mg for streptococcal dermatitis?

Posted 17 Sep 2017 by blacksun 1 answer

Hello I've had recurring abscessed boils on my face for about a year now. One on the forehead was determined to be a carbuncle, and was surgically removed. After that I got a prescription for Augmentin of which I only took about 3 pills and I'm now wondering for how long to take these ...

Am I really having a boil?

Posted 7 Oct 2017 by Lily T 2 answers

Hello everyone. I have a red bump on my chin just below my lip. The first time I got it 2 weeks ago. It was supposed to be a pimple and I was so tempted to do so but eversince I poked it with a needle (yes I know it was a stupid act. Pardon me), it turned out worst. It was infected by bacteria (as ...

Can I take this drug spelled CIPROFLOXACINHCL 500 mg for a boil that is draining with pus?

Posted 6 Sep 2017 by CMS1963 0 answers

Can I take this drug that I have for an infection from a boil that popped that is draining with pus I have a whole bottle of this with last year's date on it

Does doxycycline work for boils?

Posted 19 Aug 2017 by dmeder 0 answers

Keflex for folliculitis/recurrent boils?

Posted 31 Jul 2017 by matthewatdf 0 answers

I have had recurrent boils on my thighs/buttocks and lower abdomen. For years, I've been susceptible the odd boil on my rear due to mild folliculitis. However, over the past several months this has worsened to the point where I'm getting these boils more persistently and around new areas ...

I have red boils on my private parts. So painful I just found out about these two days later?

Posted 30 Mar 2017 by Flomania 1 answer

when i had just finished my periods what seems to be the cause? And what can i do or use to cure them Please help me am in Africa,

Boils - I got a boil on my back. It was very large, hard and hurts. But when I fell of it, not as?

Posted 17 Jul 2016 by Sherrylou1 2 answers

... big and it's don't hurt. I was wondering if a boil can grow inward instead of outward?

Would Clindamycin cause you to get more boils?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 by Stlgurl 1 answer

I had a boil drained by needle 3 weeks ago & was put on bactrium. Then got developed an even worse boil & had to present myself at urgent care to have it drained & that Doctor put me on Clindamycin. I've bern on Clindamycin for 3 days & ive developed 4 more minor boils... All ...

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