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Problem about redness in the area of the infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi im 38yrs old male
Doctor :   Plz go ahead with ur query
User :   i injected sustanon 250 into my outer thigh, now after three days of pain the front of my thigh is red!
Doctor :   it is a prescription medicines
User :   yes
Doctor :   It looks there is cellulitis due to injection
Doctor :   cellulitis is the infections if skin and layers just below the skin
Doctor :   injection some how causes infections
Doctor :   You need a course of antibiotics untill the redness resolves
Doctor :   if antibiotics are not used in proper time, celulitis will spread further and get pus formation
Doctor :   DO you follow me?
Doctor :   I recommend you to consult your physician and get prescription for antibiotics
User :   yes thank you, sundys the doctors are closed can i go monday and get the anti biotics?
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   DO not scatetch
Doctor :   DO not apply heat or cold
Doctor :   Just keep the area clean with antibiotic soap
Doctor :   Did I answer your query?
User :   yes thank you so much, its been red for three days is it ok if i get the anti biotics on monday?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   May I ask you 1 Q
Doctor :   Why are you taking Sustanon? what is the problem?
User :   i have very low testosterone
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You can get the testosterone patches
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting me
Doctor :   Happy New Year
User :   just one last question, is this redness in my leg dangerous
Doctor :   no if u take antibiotics
Doctor :   hi
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