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Antibiotics for mrsa boils

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Dr. Roopa Hiremath MD

My Mom had an egg size boil on her bottom, went to ER, where they took her to surgery, debreeded it. Stayed in hospital 4 days IV antibiotics, wet to dry dreesings, came home , on antibiotics for 7... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

on his face. I took him to the Dr and he was diagnosed with MRSA. After one round of antibiotics his boil ... and it was postive for MRSA. They did the test for what antibiotics would... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

My son has some sort of boil under his arm, could it be mrsa? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

I have had MRSA in the past. I have a boil on shaft of penis and I am concerned it MRSA again. I have a appointment with dermatologist tomorrow but should I get check sooner it seems to be getting ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Roopa Hiremath MD

I was diagnosed with MRSA today and I babysit I was wondering if I should discontinue babysitting for awhile ... if so for how long am I contagious .. the dr ordered me two antibiotics btw ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

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Dr. Ornela Ademovi MD

A friend of mine had a boil on her inner thigh which got bigger and leaked a lot of fluid. Admitted to hospital, diagnosed with MERSA, had surgery, intervenors antibiotics and sent home after three days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ornela Ademovi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Arun MD

with hydrogen peroxide and put antibiotic cream on it but the area around it is purple could it be mrsa and how ...My son had what we think might have been a boil on his buttocks but it has burst open... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Raghuveer Murki MD

Hello I have a boil from MRSA in my forehead right now. I went to the doctor yesterday. She gave me a shot and some antibiotics and told me that if it got any worse to come back to the doctor today. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raghuveer Murki ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Arun MD

touching my feet when applying medicine. then a mrsa like pus filled boil developed there on my hand . Then the fungus itch spread to the groin area. Then two mrsa like boils appeared above the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Shanti Vennam MD

I have just been told I have MRSA as does my 2 year old son (from nose swabs). Son had boils on his face, clearing slowly. I seem to have had one but have used his antibiotic cream (Bactroban 2 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shanti Vennam ( OBGYN)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. V R Nandakumar MD

Hi and Welcome to HCM, MRSA infection is treatable. Nothing to worry. It is resistant to some antibiotics. Take Bactrim and Vancomycin course. If you have pain due to skin boil incision and...

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

You are mostly having mrsa infection of skin, due to spread from your child. So better to consult dermatologist and start treatment. You may need antibiotics. Please hit thanks.

Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

Hello, In recurrent boils conditions like diabetes has to be ruled out. Ask your doctor for blood sugar tests. I would advice my patient to maintain good hygiene. A skin swap may be dine for culture and...