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Are there any dangers or risk of get Infected from injecting meth ?

What antibiotics are recommed for an infection from injecting meth ? I started taking biaxin 2 days ago. I used a heating pad to ease my pain the pain got better but now it has gone from being soft to a hard knot. It is still red and warm and painful when touched. Are there any dangers or risk ? I am 25 years old weigh around 135 and 5 6
Asked On : Sun, 8 May 2011
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its infection.not serious but u should take care of it.
apply antibiotic cream like T BACT three times a day.
u need to take oral antibiotic like ofloxacin for 5 day.
avoid sweet food.
drink more water.
Answered: Mon, 9 May 2011
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