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Antibiotics to treat enterococcus

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Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I was recently diagnosed from a perm sample with Enterococcus , I would Like to know if either Doxycyclin or Augmentin or cephalexin can be used to treat This bacteria. As I sometimes have issues ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Jose Ignacio Artero Muñoz MD

Treated empirically for UTI symptoms pending lab results. Shot Rocephin and have completed Doxycyline and Flagyl 2x daily for 7 days. Urine Culture came back for enterococcus faecalis . Vaginal Swab ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jose Ignacio Artero Muñoz ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

of enterococcus faecalis . So the doctor has suggested levoflaxacin antibiotic to me for 5 days. Since am trying to get pregnant ( not sure if only already am) I am not sure if I should take the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

? Is it completely curable? Are there chances of relapse? Are there things to avoid or consume for treating this ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr.  Som Biswas MD

Hello - I am now on the last day of 7 days of Cipro 250 mg bid for enterococcus bladder infection ... symptoms just the dull pain. I hate taking antibiotics. I also have a clear whitish discharge which I am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Som Biswas ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Arun MD

I m finishing up a ten day course of ampicillin for an enterococcus infection. I started feeling I ... developed reactions to other antibiotics I ve taken (sulfa drugs, macrobid, etc.). I only have two doses ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  JANSONDURAI D MD

Can oral antibiotics take care of enterococcus with a fever? Male-46 incomplete c4quad ... term antibiotic use, allergic to many antibiotics now. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. JANSONDURAI D ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Amrita Pattanaik MD

I am 27 years and I got enterococcus faecalis and I want to know if this bacterial infection impact in not been pregnancy and also i would like to know what I can you use to treat this infection except ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amrita Pattanaik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. AJEET SINGH MD

My 70 year old male friend who is diabetic has had a few UTIs which they are now treating a second time with Cipro. He was told it is enterococcus faecalis. He has had the same partner for 3 years. He ... View answer

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Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal MD

anyone explain. Also will it re occur after taking antibiotics? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

HI...THANKS FOR YOUR QUERY,THIS NOT TOO DANGEROUS AS YOU PERCEIVE.ITS A BACTERIAL BUT NOT A FUNGAL INFECTION,ANTIBIOTICS WILL BE QUITE HELPFUL.THANK YOU.

Dr.   Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello Thanks for the query Yes ciprofloxacin can be taken for 7 days. If the serum creatinine is normal then it is usually given at the dosage of 500mg twice daily. After the course of the antibiotic I suggest...