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Antiseptic cream for boils

Premium Questions

Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hi doctor, writing again. My boils on shoulder and back are not going away, saw. a skin specialist ... my cream to antibiotic in place of dermovate , have applied for last 3 days, but it has led to 5 -6 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Rohit Batra MD

I have lots of boils / rashes on my shoulders and in the back area. This has been persistent for years and there is a series of eruptions of such boils. What is the reason for such eruptions and can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohit Batra ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I thought what I had on my thigh was ringworm, but there is a sore with a tiny, sensitive pin like protrusion in the middle. I've tried lotrimin and undecyclenic acid and fluocinolone cream. I've had planters ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

infected with dust. After 3-4 days if shifting we saw few boils on her body. We applied Jonshons Baby Cream and few got vanished. But day by the boils are increasing. Now she has around 7-8 such small... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

This question is in regards to a BOIL on my buttock cheek. Around a week ago I started getting pain in my right buttock and noticed a boil forming. I have never had one of these previously . It started ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian MD

Hello Doctor, I got a boil on the scrotum. Its a peas size and came up suddenly. It itches a bit ... remedy for the relief. I got Zole F cream with me. Does the cream serve the purpose ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.           Kakkar S. MD

suggest if any other cream that i can use over the boil ...hi i have just clear a boil from my cheek and remove yellow pus and blood with warm water. can i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

What are the causes for a boil on an anus? I am having one. It feels very itchy at times ... to use 15g Dermi 5 cream , I am using this currently. Hw do I deal with this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Hannalae Grace See MD

5 year old son has had 2 prior boils on the lower forearm--about 4 week apart and about 2 inches apart, now he has another boil on the same arm but upper arm. When to doctor and got creams, never got ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hannalae Grace See ( Pediatrician)
Dr. S.R.Raveendran MD

END SKIN ITCHING WITH REDDISH VERY SMALL BOILS ALL IN THE SKIN WHILE EXTEND I CAN C VERY EASY ...,E.MYCINAND CREAM LIKE POVIDONE IODINE,FUSIDIC ACID,CANDID-B,...ETC BUT STILL I HAVING THIS PROBLM PLS LET ME... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S.R.Raveendran ( Sexologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

You can use a topical antiseptic cream like betadine. Depending on what kind of infection, you may also need a course of antibiotics.

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

hi, use a cream containing kojic acid or azelaic acid under dermatological supervision.

Dr. Jay Patel MD

hi, It is an infected sebaceous cyst, you need to apply over the counter antibiotic cream, if it seems like pus coming out you need sterile dressing, if do not get better or bigger then 1cm in diameter have it...