Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
158 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Oral antibiotics for abscess

Premium Questions

Dr. Erion Spaho MD

Can a brain stem abcess confirmed infection with hx of MS be successfully treated with oral antibiotics? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

the oral surgery I was on clindamycin for 10 days for an abscess and last week when they took my xrays ...I had attempted oral surgery a week ago with local anaesthetic .. I got a few shots with no... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

Is this an abscess? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

My husband has mandibular XXXXXXX Bilateral. He had hernia surgery in December and when he was intibated received a laseration. That then became an absess. After several dental visits, oral surgeon ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S ( Dentist)
Dr. Ram Choudhary MD

with an X-ray that he had an abscess filled up with pus,and necrotic tissue in his but, they admitted him ... abscess the size of an orange. It is still draining, the doctors send him back home , after just... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ram Choudhary ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Vivek Chail MD

My husband went to doctors today and has a possible abscess in his nose. He was given an antibiotic injection, oral antibiotics and and ointment to place in his nose three times a day. If the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. VINAY KUMAR MD

a little hard but the insision is closing... is it usual for it to still be hard? I m also on oral antibiotics for it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. VINAY KUMAR ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Three weeks ago I got a facial abscess in my right cheek under my eye. My doctor gave me oral antibiotic (floxacillin 250mg 4xdaily) and fucidin ointment. The abscess went down but tingling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Enrique Molina MD

hello i am diagnosed with hepatic abscess andwas hospitalized for 14 days with course of IV treatment, i am discharged with oral antibiotics of Ciprobay 500 mgs tab and ( Augmentin 1 gm fdor only 1 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Enrique Molina ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Abubakar Siddiqh MD

My son was hospitalized for 5 days for retropharyngeal abscess and treated intravenously with antibiotics and then given oral antibiotics for 7 days once released from hospital. He has started to get ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Praveen MD

Hi dear.Thanks for your query. Abscess is just a collection of pus irrespective of where it is present in the body.The only way to cure it is to open the abscess and empty the contents along with oral...

Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

Thank you for query.yes they can extend to your cheek inner aspects and cause pain swelling with redness and pus .you will need oral antibiotics like amoxcillin or ciprofloxacin.Consult dentist for dental...

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

it could be bartholin's cyst or local abscess. You may require a course of oral antibiotics.