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Should you put neosporin over stitches

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Dr. Jasvinder Singh MD

. Could this cut /tear be a contributing factor? Also, should I take him to his doctor to see if stitches is called for--are stitches ever called for in this scenario or am I being overly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jasvinder Singh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

but the area around it. I have been putting neosporin on it as well as Vitamin E oil. Should I be doing ... and came back normal. I went back to the doctor for a checkup and the stitches were removed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

come off,I have run cold water over it,and cleaned it gently with soap and water,should it be covered,and should I put Neosporin on the area ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  T Shobha Deepak MD

. When I just couldn't take any more pain I put on XXXXXXX Zinc oxide with A&D and Aloe all over ... was swelling and then the bumps should have turned yellow then black and fell off..I think the Yellow... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Shobha Deepak ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Matthew J. Mangat MD

do u feel dear doctor? should i continue with the neosporin as well twice ? waiting for your advise ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)

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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

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

wound site is red, swollen and bleeds alittle. Can I put Neosporin on it and cover it or should I leave ...I cut my leg about 8 days ago and went to ER and got 10 stitches for it in my right shin. I... View answer

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

Neosporin and wearing a stretchy fabric band aid over it to protect it from the sun as well as anything else ...I ran into a wall corner which created a vertical gash in the eyebrow area. I got 3... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
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.   Parth Goswami MD

Hello my name is leah, I just had some stitches in my upper lip 3days ago. I lacerated it a over ... to take care of the stitches. Stitches are looking black and it is getting crusty and scabbly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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.  Prasad MD

Neosporin for couple of days will be good.

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Please continue it till the wound is completely healed