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I have a blender infection and the antibiotics I have are not working

A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
See below: If you have no apparent improvement within 3-5 days or if the area appears to be, worsening or other significant symptoms, get rechecked. The antibio ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Studies,another AB: Usually another type antibiotic is prescribed. MRI of sinuses is indicated.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Candida glabrata?: Most yeast vulvovaginitis is caused by Candida albicans, which almost always responds to fluconazole (Diflucan) and related drugs. But a minority of c ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends...: Having MRSA for long time is not good for the person and people around. It was a hospital confined infection first. The penny pinching short sighted n ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Uti/pid: it they symptoms are burning upon urination ,vaginal discharge and pelvic pain, the antibiotic either did not work or a reinfection occur, therefore i ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
How long has it been: Please let your doctor know about your on-going symptoms.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
32 years experience Family Medicine
You need an exam: Someone needs more information, history and a physical exam to help figure this out. Please go back to your original doctor. It is usually not helpf ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Carter
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Alternatives: There are 2 different mess that can be used. Both can be taken either orally or topically. If your adverse reaction is with the oral form, you may s ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to doc.: Many different kinds of colitis. When antibiotics don't work its either that we have chosen the wrong antibiotic, the antibiotic is not getting to th ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Possibly: But this must be combined with decongestant and use of saline rinse with neti-pot and possibly use of nasal steroid and you may need something for the ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Chronic Candidiasis: See a gynecologist. You may have developed UTI because swelling of the labia due to the yeast infection has produced what we call physiologic urinary ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely: Although metronidazole may have an antibacterial effect on a small spectrum of germs, it has little or no value with the type of germs that cause ear ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Please elaborate: Exactly what symptoms are you experiencing? how long? discharge?
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
May be something els: If you are being treated "appropriatetly" for a condition, and it it not responding, then you need to reconsider your diagnosis. It could be bacteria ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Scabies: When you say "mange", you are referring to the scabies mite. This mite is highly contagious. You are susceptible to getting infested with this with ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abimbola Olowo
15 years experience Hospital-based practice
Antibiotics : See your local pcp. Hopefully any lingering infections that you were trying to treat has resolved. The symptoms describe are typically seen with antib ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, soon: If it is thrush it will only get worse if left untreated. You might try calling your doctor's office, describe the problem and ask if they could call ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yellow watery poo: If the poo started to become watery and yellow after you started taking the antibiotics for PID, it could be the antibiotic - unless you have a bowel ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Cold: You probably do not need an antibiotic to begin with, but if you really do, flucloxacillin is meant only for Staphylococcal infection, while amoxicill ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Powell
56 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Yes and no: After the bacteria have cleared (with antibiotic drops) the skin is raw and vulnerable. Avoid water in the ears for 2 weeks to allow natural oils to r ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Question?: I'm not certain what your question is but the effectiveness of Nexplanon should not be effected by antibiotics, however, if the infection was at the s ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Leukoplakia: This may be trivial hyperkeratosis or premalignancy. A biopsy will tell. If it's the former, don't worry; if the latter, definitive treatment may cons ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
Typically : Typically gel is not used for a yeast infection, are you sure you were not treated for a bacterial infection? You can try an over the counter anti-fun ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Ziegler
29 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not a great idea: Penicillin would be effective in about 1/3 of cases of cellulitis if you had the right dose and a full course of the drug. A few pills will only selec ... Read More
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