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Bactroban ointment for mrsa infections

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Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

I have recently had a circumcision . One area of the wound was a little red and sore looking. I went to see my GP who prescribed Bactroban ointment to be used 3 times a day. He also did a swab ... View answer

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Dr. Gaurang Krishna MD

said it was secondary infection and gave me a zpack and bactroban ointment and within 5 days ... be from the staph infection? I've found websites detailing HS and am now really anxious that it... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I started using bactroban oint in my nose on 1/12/16 for possible staph infection. Now my nose is extremely painful.it even hurts to swallow. When I blow my nose not much mucous comes out, but small blood ... View answer

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Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

Hi. I am 28 years old male and suffering from bacterial penis thrush. I have applied bactroban ointment but it works only temporarily. The infection resurfaces as soon as I miss a day. Are there any ... View answer

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

s please help me.. I am using Bactroban ointment to treat my nipple now..it s been one week and it s still painful.. I can t use hydrocortisone because it s bleeding worried that it was infected... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I had a hysterectomy 9 weeks ago. Then 4 weeks ago the dr said that I had an infection. He took ... having the discharge and I called today and the nurse said that I have MRSA. Now my husband and 3 kids ... View answer

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Dr. Himanshi Kashyap MD

because he keeps picking the scab). I have both Foban and Bactroban ointments, could I try one ... to it, which he keeps picking at ,and now they have become larger and infected. He has no other sores ... View answer

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Dr.  Prasad MD

I suggest bactroban ointment. Over the counter available ones such as neosporin can also be effective.

Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Namaste Welcome to HCM Greetings of the day Its quite common to experience such problem after shaving which is due to infection of hair follicles leading to folliculitis. Apply Bactroban ointment...

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Apply Bactroban ointment over the crack , if there is more pain you cal also apply calamine to soothen the wound.