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I am a mole under my right arm. It very

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Question: I am a mole under my right arm. It very sore. Is there any over the counter medicine to treat this without surgery?
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Topical and oral antibiotics

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to 'Ask A Doctor' service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Perhaps it has got infected. I suggest you to use an otc topical antibiotic e.g either Neosporin ointment or Mupirocin 2% ointment, twice daily for a week. You may also take an Oral antibiotic e.g either Amoxicillin or Cephalexin, for a week. Orsl antibiotics are prescription medications.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance.
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I am a mole under my right arm. It very

Brief Answer: Topical and oral antibiotics Detailed Answer: Hello and welcome to 'Ask A Doctor' service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Perhaps it has got infected. I suggest you to use an otc topical antibiotic e.g either Neosporin ointment or Mupirocin 2% ointment, twice daily for a week. You may also take an Oral antibiotic e.g either Amoxicillin or Cephalexin, for a week. Orsl antibiotics are prescription medications. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance.