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Posted 27 Dec 2017 by • 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
Posted 25 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
Severe staph infection trying cloxacillin again 500mg for 4 times a day for 7 days . But unlike last
Posted 16 Dec 2017 by • 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
Posted 12 Dec 2017 by • 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.
Posted 5 Dec 2017 by • 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?
Posted 17 Sep 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 6 Sep 2017 by • 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
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Posted 31 Jul 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 28 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm 12 weeks pregnant and I got a bad boil that turned into staph infection I went to the hospital they cut it open then gave me Bactrim twice a day for 20 days the pharmacist told me it wasn't good to rake while pregnant so I'm just trying to see because we couldn't figure out ...
Posted 30 Mar 2017 by • 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,
I am suffering from bacterial boil infection. can I use "trimethoprim and sulphamethoxazole" tablet?
Posted 6 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
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 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?