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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Antibiotic used to treat cellulitis

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Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

or more of these might be used to treat this. My financial situation precludes me from going ... use Ace wrap, which helps. I have the following medications on hand from previous conditions ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

My grandmother has Cellulitis on right leg. Leg has too much swelling and it that place was hard and painful. Then doctor gave antibiotics for 17 days. But no improvement. Then she used R1 for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

what is foot cellulite has it any similarity to jungle rot YYYY@YYYY yes they treated with heat and antibiotic, but I called it jungle rot, it when from my feet to my thigh to my penis had to have the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Chander Mohan Singh MD

on this foot. My foot doctor thinks it's more cellulitis and is treating me with antibiotics again. How does ...I had cellulitis in my foot last summer. Now I feel 2 rather hard bumps on my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chander Mohan Singh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

I get recurrent cellulitis infection of my legs, usually flares up when I get a cut on my fet, even a small one. Is Ciprofloxacin the same family of antibiotics as flufloxacillin or flucillin, usually... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

I have cellulitis. I have been taking oral antibiotics and using an antibiotic cream. It still looks bad after 3-4 weeks. On my leg... I know an IV might be helpful but it is inconvenient now. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sidra Aziz MD

I work in a SNF as a speech pathologist treating an obese 94 year old female who has been diagnosed with cellulitis of both legs. She was put on flagyl and one other antibiotic but those have been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sidra Aziz ( Dermatologist)
Dr.    Muhammad Hanif MD

Several months ago I was diagnosed with cellulitis. I was prescribed an antibiotic, but it returned a few weeks later. Again, it was treated with antibiotics. It has been nearly a year and,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

I have cellulitis from an abrasion and am on antibiotics, clindamycin. The affected area looks much ... by the end of the antibiotic course, and should I see a doctor again? ... View answer

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Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

i just finished two weeks of antibiotics to treat cellulitis. my hand, which is the site of infection, is no longer swollen but there are still small patches of red raised bumps. is the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Naveen Kumar MD

Hi Initially, it has to be treated with oral antibiotics and local antiseptic lotion. The surgery can be decided depending upon the result after using the above medicines. Regards

Dr.  Danish Sheikh MD

It has to mangeged with higher I.v antibiotic treatment and care, You should visit a surgeon.

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

its better to meet a physician. get a blood culture. antibiotics will need to be checked accordingly. Also test cbc and fbs. May need to get admitted. Please click on THANKS