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Can doxycycline be used to treat folliculitis? so far it's made it flair up?

Posted 26 Apr 2016 by anonymiss111 1 answer

My dermatologist prescribed me it. Went on it for about 2 weeks and it got worse. I stopped taking it for 3 days until my pharmacist talked me into taking it and said 'it gets worse before it gets better' and I didn't give it enough time. Is this true? I had a mild case to begin with ...

Recurrent staph infection on face causing Folliculitis?

Posted 23 Jun 2016 by Flightvk2 3 answers

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. ...

How long before topamax side effects are gone?

Posted 4 Aug 2017 by jessicaleighxo 1 answer

I was on 50mg of Topamax 2 times a day for bipolar for about 2 months and I got horrible side effects. Body odor, eczema, folliculitis, a rash on my chest whenever I was hot or showered, yeast infections, my piercings rejected, the list goes on and on. I stopped taking it at the request of my ...

Is Mupirocin ointment 2% okay for a facial skin prblem called folliculitis?

Posted 21 Dec 2010 by wrigley 1 answer

I am taking a med. called Keflex

If I have fungal folliculitis would going off antibiotics clear it up?

Posted 5 Jun 2016 by anonymiss111 2 answers

I have been on antibiotics (doxycycline) for about 2 months. it still has not cleared up, in fact it is worse than before I started but less bad than the first couple of weeks I took it. When I went off antibiotics for 3 days it really flared up so I went back on them. Would it be different now it ...

Healing Malassezia Folliculitis?

Posted 10 Aug 2018 by mng2018 1 answer

Turns out I have a rash, Malassezia Folliculitis. I’ve been using nizoral shampoo for a couple minutes then washing it off, and it’s helped significantly. It’s now drying up though and a lot of the little blockages are sticking out. Should I let them come out on their own? Or ...

Eosinophilic Folliculitis - I have a case of folliculitis, probably bacterial. My doc didn't do a?

Posted 8 Apr 2017 by ItchyAerialist 1 answer

... swab because there weren't good samples. I get tons of tiny, incredibly itchy red bumps. Fungal treatments did nothing. I've been on clindomycin and triamcinolone cream for the last few weeks, and this has been going on for over a month. My question is... can I exercise? I'm very ...

Tinea Barbae - could I use amoxicillan for tinea capitis?

Posted 7 Oct 2010 by MELLVIN 2 answers

Can I use amoxicillan for wingworms

Hello, I was wondering if Nystop could b used to treat staph folliculitis?

Posted 6 Jan 2012 by Shinosan 1 answer

Recently I noticed wat looked like white heads on my legs behind my knees, & I had been using Hydrocortisone cream on it & it seemed to b working. But today it seems to have gotten worse. I was wondering if there's nything I can do myself to solve this since I dont have a regular ...

Tinea Barbae - I developed a rash in my hair area downstairs. I went to the doctor he gave me?

Posted 8 Mar 2012 by parisshellia 1 answer

... something for a bacterial infection. The rash continued and I've notice small puslike areas at the follicles. I also started getting boils a while later. I went to the emergency room for the boils they gave me bactrim and said it was follicitus. The rash is still there and the boils come ...

Doxycycline - Can I take Doryx nine months after recovering from gram-negative folliculitis?

Posted 6 Jun 2012 by Healthcurious 1 answer

For background, I was prescribed Minocyclin (75 mg/twice a day) after an unsuccessful round of Accutane and Septra. The medication did wonders for my skin! However, after three years, I developed gram-negative folliculitis and needed to get off the medication. My skin was clear for 5 months after ...

Is it normal to get a rash on arms/back/shoulders from taking doxycycline?

Posted 27 Apr 2016 by anonymiss111 1 answer

I was prescribed this for folliculitis and a week into taking it, it flaired up massively. I understand people with acne have took this and the acne got worse before it got better.. did that also include body acne or folliculitis? I have several red spots, some with puss. Would this be an allergic ...

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

Posted 9 Feb 2017 by jordang1993 1 answer

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 ...

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