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Antibiotics for insect bite

Premium Questions

Dr. Hema Yadav MD

went to urgent care and nothing showed up amiss. They gave him a broad antibiotic to take and while his fever and aches seem to be better, the headache is still throbbing! Could this be from an insect or bug ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hema Yadav ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

Husband bit multiple times on the face by an insect (likely spider). Went to ER when face started swelling. Antibiotics given. Looks worse. Should we go back ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

hi good evening, I was sting by a insect, i saw it and i took it out, after 24 hours it swell up and a red line appeared tracking to my elbow, i went in to hospital and they gave me oral antibiotics ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

; the area is swollen and at a close look you can see three little bites which seem to be weeping .She was taken to a G.P today after coming down with a temperature .She was given antibiotics and told if she... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Hardik Pitroda MD

I have what looks like a spider bite . The picture of a spider bite I saw on the Net looks exactly like the one I have. How should I treat it? The Net says no antibiotics and cold compresses the Doctor... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Pitroda ( Dermatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.      Honey Arora MD

of the bite is swollen and red. the wound is seeping a red blood ooze/puss. we have been to a urgent care local in town, got a shot of antibiotic and oral antibiotic, yesterday. tonight she has the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

At a clinic , last night, I was given an antibiotic for a painful spider bite that had caused ... for this or should the antibiotic be sufficient? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

tripple antibiotic ointment on it and covered it with a bandage to keep the ointment in place ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Iven Romic Rommstein MD

Hello. I have, what I believed to be a bug bite on my inner calf that became infected, locally about 1 month ago. I treated it with H2O2 and antibiotic ointment for approximately 1 week. It seemed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Iven Romic Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Anjana Rao Kavoor MD

To control a fever in an elderly person (64) who had an insect bite and surgical procedure to lance the insect bite (thinking there was pus in it but there wasn t any pus) should one use? Fever... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anjana Rao Kavoor ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

Could be insect bite

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

This might be infected. Need some antibiotics. I would see her doctor for a good exam.

Dr. Praveen G MD

Hello You need to consult a physician and undergo physical examination. Take ibuprofen for pain and a course of antibiotics like amoxclav. Thank you