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What's the difference between amoxicillin and penicillin?

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

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?

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.

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

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... read more

Doxycycline - Has anyone else felt anxiety and feeling withdrawn and irritated from this drug?

I’ve been on Doxycycline for over 3 months now and I have seen a massive improovement in my face but I have suffered from anxiety and I feel often depressed and irritated. Wondering if anybody else has felt the same? Many thanks.

What ointment should I use for a staph infection?

ointments used for staph infection

Can cephalexin be used to treat an abcess?

I need help. I have scabies and apparently a very resistent kind. I can not get rid of them.

I have done everything by the book. Permethrin 8 times. 4 rounds of ivermectin for 5 days each time. Neem. Tea tree. Clove. Kleen green etc. They are on my face and around my eyes. Really bad. Oh and I am a nurse by trade. A skin and wound care nurse ironically. If this doesn't get better soon... read more

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

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

Best antibiotic for toe nail infection?

Keflex? Must be a newer med for skin infection.

Can amoxicillin cure ring worm?

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.

Recurrent staph infection on face causing Folliculitis?

It began as impetigo and would return after Amoxcillin so Augmentin Duo 3 day course was taken and it went. In its place I have had very bad Folliculitis that constantly grows Staph when swabs are taken. Amoxcillin is the only antibiotic that clears it but then a week later it always returns.... read more

What is the best treatment for cellulitis?

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... read more

I have skin infection around my vagina, can I use Elocon to treat this?

Antibiotics are not clearing it.

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