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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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 or cephalexin for skin infection around my nails?

Posted 8 days ago by Terrencejohnson 0 answers

My big toes and my thumbs have severe ingrown nails (in the past month, all at once). There are many many hard brown bumps that I can pull out and they have a sliver of a long white nail on them. They go all around my big toe and my thumbs. My thumbs are so swollen, they ache. They feel like they ...

How to treat carbuncles?

Posted 8 days ago by lolzidek 0 answers

I think I may have a carbuncle on my upper theigh but I have outstanding hygiene. I was wondering if I could pop it and what it causing it. Also, treatments for it

Skin Infection - Can this drug be used if you have been severely bitten by bed bugs?

Posted 17 Nov 2016 by billy55kid 0 answers

Would this medication be used if you have a infection from bed bugs or for the itching

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 ...

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