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What does a staph infection look like when it first starts?

Posted 21 Sep 2009 by b boh 6 answers

A pimple with a white puss pocket? It looks like a spider bite kinda. Do they spread easy if it is a staph infection? could it be an ingrown hair? Or a boil? Or maybe just a big pimple on a part of the body that usually does not get acne? How would I of gotten it? How do I get rid of it?

Can Bactrim DS treat bacterial vaginosis?

Posted 16 May 2012 by Mackey12 3 answers

I was prescribed bactrim ds for a skin infection and was wondering if it could also treat and cure bacterial vaginosis? I would rather not be on two antibiotics at once.

What ointment should I use for a staph infection?

Posted 9 Jan 2013 by AnthonyMDuhon 4 answers

ointments used for staph infection

Can cephalexin be used to treat an abcess?

Posted 23 May 2014 by Elissajohnson30 2 answers

Best antibiotic for toe nail infection?

Posted 3 Oct 2013 by parisedds 2 answers

Keflex? Must be a newer med for skin infection.

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 ...

Anyone ever experienced a staph infection in their finger known as Felon multiple times?

Posted 7 Nov 2013 by rockxxromance 4 answers

I've had an ingrown nail on my finger get infected and then begin to turn a purple-yellow-ish color as well as swell. After a few days, I awoke to my finger throbbing in pain and it had ballooned up to about twice its size in the tip! I read online you could possibly lose your finger if you ...

How can I get rid of Jock Itch / Tinea Cruris / Ringworm?

Posted 3 Jul 2013 by abdulgaffar007 1 answer

I have Tinea Cruris from 1 year, I have used so many tablets like Fluknazole-150 MG etc., but I could not get rid from this skin infection, when i take Fluka-150 MG I relax for only one week after one week this fungus infection again spreads, I have used Homeopath medicine also, I keep a kit ...

Can you drink milk with cephalexin 500 mg?

Posted 8 May 2014 by 28laura 1 answer

Can amoxicillin cure ring worm?

Posted 4 Feb 2014 by KJ29 2 answers

Ive been using a highly concentrated dandruff shampoo on the affected areas along with tanactin cream for two weeks, but the infection is spreading from my stomach to my chest and back.

Clindamycin - anyone having problems sleeping,rash on arms n legs,bad taste in mouth for hours?

Posted 24 Nov 2012 by missylinn 4 answers

been on it for 5 days for staph infec in huge sore on foot.havin these side efffects since i started but i dont see anyone else having these,i have had no heartburn, no chest pain,no fever or sickness and no diarrhea. I cant sleep,hav rash all over and horrible taste in mouth for hrs after taking ...

Swollen lymph nodes in groin 2 months after infection has gone??

Posted 19 days ago by jordang1993 0 answers

Hi there, about 2 months ago i had a skin infection on my knee. Diagnosed as folliculitis it was basically a large patch of deep inflamed skin that was badly infected right on my knee cap. It was infected for around 2-3months and i took about 4 different courses of antibiotic before it finally ...

Bacterial Skin Infection - I have had scales on the lower back part of one foot for a couple of?

Posted 24 Jan 2017 by lapopessa 0 answers

I have had scales on the lower back part of one foot for a couple of years. Stupidly never really paid attention to them (have heart/lung issues that I tend to focus on). Saturday my leg swole up and turned red in parts. I kept it elevated & swelling went down. But redness freaked me out ...

Is Ciprofloxacin the best antibiotic for 2nd degree skin burns?

Posted 12 Sep 2012 by Chrissybabyog 3 answers

I have 2nd degree burn with blisters. How should I treat this ?

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