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Antibiotics for staph and strep

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Dr. Kakkar S. MD

I was on here once before and they said my sores on my buttocks could be strep or stalph infection. Is triple antibiotic ointment enough to help it? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Abhishek Sharma MD

Hi. I am 33 and was diagnosed 8 weeks ago with strep and took amoxicillin for 10 days. Three weeks later I got sick again and was diagnosed with a moderate staph infection and took Augmentin for 10 days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhishek Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

I have been off antibiotics for Staph since XXXXXXX 23 2015. I had a sed rate done yesterday and it is still high at 50. Should I be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ralf Von Seckendorff ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Riddhi Shah MD

antibiotic he received for the staph infection was previously only available in IV form. What could ...Since the beginning of February, my 26 year old son has been treated for a staph infection in his ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Riddhi Shah ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

antibiotics and it soon burst and went away but I continued to get tiny lumps under both armpits. A few weeks ...% Ointment 22GM. Today the doctor called and said that the culture came back positive for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Sudha Seetharam MD

infection in the nose. The culture results just came back and they are saying it is strep, not staph. How does this happen and will oral antibiotics take care of this? Is strep in the nose... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudha Seetharam ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Hariom Sharma MD

Is a staph infection in your throat contagious? My daughter was tested for strep Sunday and placed on amoxicillin when the rapid strep test came back negative. Today, they changed her antibiotic... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hariom Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

I had a red line starting from an opening between my toes going up the inside of my leg to inner thigh. Was diagnosed with three infections entering the opening; two were strep&staph. Can t remember ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Satvinder Bakshi MD

)...was told i had strep . took antibiotics for 10 days. a few days later; i developed a painful cough and sore ... and legs... i m starting to think that perhaps we have staph or black mold exposure,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

a strep teat that came back positive on the rapid test. He has been prescribed Amoxicillin and bactroban. Could the staph and strep be related? Is staph resistant to Amoxicillin ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Hi Staph or strep infection will pus, dry and scab if scratched. Try an antiseptic cream along with hydrogen peroxide.

Dr. Pratap VGM MD

It needs a course of antibiotics. It will be caused by staph aureus.. Thanks

Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

Dear patient yes strep throat possible. Swap test and antibiotic advsible. Even though in most cases also gets better without antibiotic also, depending how severe it is. Best regards