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I am suffering from bacterial boil infection. can I use "trimethoprim and sulphamethoxazole" tablet?
Posted 6 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
Primidone - I have had a problem with boils on my belly for 20 years. Drs just give me antibiotics.?
Posted 4 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 17 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
... big and it's don't hurt. I was wondering if a boil can grow inward instead of outward?
Posted 4 Jun 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 2 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
boil on my butt...
Posted 18 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
I have all of a sudden today got this weird boil thing where my anal hole is its so sore I can't sit properly and I am constantly tensing my legs cause of the pain so they are hurting from it now
Posted 10 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
I got a boil on my buttock & went to my doctor. She prescribed sulfamethoxazole-tmp D's tablets for 10 days @ twice a day. How long before it starts healing. Its so painful.
Posted 16 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
I have a painful bump on the inside of my buttocks. It's hard and red. I assumed it was a cyst or boil, but thought it could be a hemorrhoid. It doesn't really hurt to pass stool, but it hurts when I sit it walk. It's only been about 2 days but it has became larger in size since the ...
Posted 5 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
Very Swollen and painful, not sure if it is a cyst, or a boil.
Posted 21 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
have been taken clindamycin 300mg twice a day for six days to treat repeated boils but can't see any improvement
Is it serious if a person has a red swollen area that looks like a pimple without a head in a locat?
Posted 3 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
Is it dangerous or serious if a person has a boil type red swollen area where they have recently had an iv injected?
Posted 28 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
I've had boil problems on my inner thigh ... I was prescribed 1% topical stuff that didn't work , so I got cephalexin 500 mlg..what's the side affects.. And does it work? What else does it treat?
Posted 16 May 2015 by • 1 answer
Hi , i had a boil on my face a couple of weeks ago, was huge and painful. Some pus came out when it popped and drained (after stupidly squeezing) then it got worse swelling half my face, so I went to the GP and took a course of Antibiotics which stoped the pain / infection and the boil is almost ...
Posted 16 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 6 Mar 2013 by • 4 answers
Got 2-3 painful boils with pus on my legs due to infection caused by plucking of hair or follicle. I am already taking Cefixime Tablets- 200mg twice a day for last 4 days. Although it was initially prescribed for 5 days, but one of the boil is are still there and paining, pls suggest - for how many ...