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Tiny boils in nostril which are very painful and redness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi doctor
User :   i get these tiny boils in my nostril which are very painful and redness can be seen on my nose
Doctor :   For how many days>
Doctor :   Is it first episode
User :   they have started erupting a couple a month
User :   as in once in 15 days and subside themselves
Doctor :   Bacterial colonization in nose cause infections of roots of hairs and boils
Doctor :   apply MUPIBAN® oiintemt
User :   ok, kindly carry on
Doctor :   3-4 times day for 5 days
User :   is it a tube or has to be applied with an ear bud
Doctor :   This will eradicate the bacterial colonies in nose(esp staphylococci)
Doctor :   Take on ear bud/ Q tip tip and apply in nose
Doctor :   If you have current boils I will recommend 10 days course of antibiotics
Doctor :   Please get prescription fro your General MD
User :   would just the ointment not do, as in the boil is in subsiding stage
Doctor :   it will do'
User :   in that case let my try its application in the dosage prescribed. how wud i via this medium get u next online
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User :   thanks!
Doctor :   Thank you
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