Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
126 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Is Levofloxacin advisable for a lump on the neck?

I have a lump on my neck. The Dr xrayed my neck, chest and didn t find a reason for the lump. He has ordered a CT scan for tomorrow. The prescription he gave me is levofloxacin 750Mg. He thinks it s only an infection sense it s not sore. Isn t there a prescription that will accomplish the same results with out having 5 pages of wornings.
Tue, 27 Feb 2018
Report Abuse
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello welcome to the health care magic

Kindly mention size of lump and clinical complaint for giving more comment.

For detection of cause if needed biopsy or FNAC can be taken for detection of nature of lesion.

According to cause specific treatment given.

CT is superior test and if needed than only prescribed

Take care

Hope this will help you
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

I have been diagnosed with a mild urinary tract infection. My doctor prescribed Levofloxacin. 5 capsules one a day for 5 days. I have been reading...