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Can oral antibiotics treat enterococcus with a fever?

Can oral antibiotics take care of enterococcus with a fever? Male-46 incomplete c4quad with a pressure ulcer. Previous history of this infection, MRSA, resistant sudimnious and others. Also due to long term antibiotic use, allergic to many antibiotics now.
Wed, 25 Nov 2015
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Hi, i do care for your concern.
Since there is history of previous use of advanced antibiotics, do not attempt oral mono therapy.
It is advisable
To have a antibiotic sensitivity done and have a combination of antibiotic to treat the condition effectively without the emergence of resistance.
Hope I have answered your question. If you have any further questions I will be happy to help.
Thank you
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Can oral antibiotics treat enterococcus with a fever?

Hi, i do care for your concern. Since there is history of previous use of advanced antibiotics, do not attempt oral mono therapy. It is advisable To have a antibiotic sensitivity done and have a combination of antibiotic to treat the condition effectively without the emergence of resistance. Hope I have answered your question. If you have any further questions I will be happy to help. Thank you