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Oral antibiotics for cellulitis

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Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

HI, I was diagnosed with cellulitis in my foot last Monday night and the ER doctor put me on oral antibiotics every six hours, after five days, I only see minimal, if any improvement. I have an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

), a corticosteroid cream, oral antibiotics and antibiotic cream, antibiotic cream and Mupurocin 2%/ I am hoping one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

I have been treated for recurrent cellulitis for > 2 years with oral antibiotics . Yesterday my Infectious Disease MD changed treatment to Bicillin LA 2,400,000 units (IM) monthly. How is this mode ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Sushil Kumar Sompur MD

. I have it now. I went to the dr's on friday...he gave me oral antibiotics . the next day it was twice as bad. I went to the hospital and had iv antibiotics and they sent me home with oral... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sushil Kumar Sompur ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

I was diagnosed with Cellulitus about 3 weeks ago when I discovered a swollen red area on my mid section. I was treated with IV & oral antibiotics . Yesterday, the inside area of one of my pinkie fingers ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)

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Dr. Arun A MD

hi there. I have cellulitis in my lower leg.....was on antibiotics via iv for 7 days, then oral antibiotics for a week and now on oral for my 2nd week. It has gotten much better but it is still... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun A ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Ejaz Ahmad MD

I have cellulitis in the left breast with seroma as a result of a excisional biopsy. Taking oral antibiotics and wasn t getting better. Had IV antibiotics and now have red man syndrome. Using over ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ejaz Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I was given oral antibiotic to treat cellulitis on my thigh. I ve taken 3 doses ... 29 hours. the original darker redness has shrunk a bit and is lighter in color but it has grown slightly in diameter ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

I have cellulitis. I have been taking oral antibiotics and using an antibiotic cream. It still looks bad after 3-4 weeks. On my leg... I know an IV might be helpful but it is inconvenient now. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

My son in law has a severe case of cellulitis. He is going in to the ER every 12 hours for IV antibiotics. He is also taking oral antibiotics, this has been going on for 2 weeks and there is little ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Naveen Kumar MD

Hi Initially, it has to be treated with oral antibiotics and local antiseptic lotion. The surgery can be decided depending upon the result after using the above medicines. Regards

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

This time request for a oral antibiotic and anti-inflammatory medicines along with Silvadene cream to get a permanent cure. If there is a cyst formation , you may need this to be removed. If no cyst has...

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

it is acommon skin infection, like cellulitis. it affect hair follicle. have to take oral antibiotic like ezythrocin. apply antibioticantisceptic ointment over affected part.