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Post delivery stitches neosporin

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

is can I put Neosporin on dissolvable stitches or does it degrade them ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr. Surindher MD

I had a lip laceration 48 hours ago. Emergency doctor applied many stitches both above and below ... scab. I have been taking antibiotics as perscribed and have applied neosporin to the area ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Surindher ( Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon)
Dr. Bhagyalaxmi Nalaparaju MD

hi doc my wife got stiches on her vigina during pregancy. how long will it take to heal n would the stiches come out of its own. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyalaxmi Nalaparaju ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dalia Muraleedharan MD

My wife is 28 years old and had a c-section delivery around 16 months ago. She also took good precautions in rest and food for 5-6 months post delivery. Still after 16 months, whenever she eat any kind... View answer

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Dr. Sameer Kumar MD

Gave birth on 5/30/2016. Prior to giving birth, I was given an epidural and the surgeon made an incision in the vaginal area. I am in pain in that area and the stiches are not healing. How do I take care of the stiches. View answer

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Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

I had a vasectomy on the 15th and one side healed really fast and the stitches came out. The other side did not heal so fast but my stitches came out and is open but not ruptured... There is no pus ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

just removed more tissue to the same area. It has stitches. When he took a shower after 24 hours, he noticed the stick has stuck together from oozing. I bandaged the area after applying neosporin . Today ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

My husband recently had an esophagectomy. Because of a leak, his JP tube is still in, and stitches have become very painful. I don t believe anything is infected, but wondered if we could put neosporin ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

2x a day and neosporin on the stitches 3x a day. Her pediatrician didn t seem worried by it when i ...My 4 year old daughter got bit by a dog sunday and got 4 dissolvable stitches in her cheek. I ... View answer

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Dr. ROHITH P A MD

I cut my leg about 8 days ago and went to ER and got 10 stitches for it in my right shin. I am on Keflex and was at dr yesterday and he removed 3 stitches and put on steri sstrips in there place. My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ROHITH P A ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Yes neosporin can apply on the stiches of upper or lower lip. It is local antibiotic. No problem with that. Thanks for using health care magic. Wish you a very good health.

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Please continue it till the wound is completely healed

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Just wash it with water and soap. Since the wound is closed, no need to use saline or anything similar. Even bandage is not necessary.