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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) is not related to Quinolones but I don't know if mixing it with vinegar would render it less or more effective.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Otitis externa: Pseudomonas is a common cause of swimmer's ear or otitis externa and is usally treated topically, however, in diabetics and some immunocompromised pe ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Bussell
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and ciprodex: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) pills or IV in addition to Cipro (ciprofloxacin)dex ear drops is the preferred treatment in the us.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Pseudomonas sp. Are bacteria that love warm moist environments and many perfectly healthy people will grow pseudomonas from a culture taken of their e ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Quinolones: Quinolone antibiotics such as Ciprofloxacin and Levofloxacin are often used as oral antibiotics for pseudomonas, but not all pseudomonas sp. Are going ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
Probably not.: It would be very hard to get the Clindamycin cream all the way into the full length of your ear canal, and Clindamycin is not usually the antibiotic o ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Should be fine: The symptom pattern you describe can be caused by viruses or bacteria.It emerged in spite of the Cipro, (ciprofloxacin) so we know if it is a bacteria ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pseudomonas: Pseudomonas is a gram-negative, aerobic gammaproteobacteria which can be a source of serious infections.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bacteria: Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a bacterium that can cause disease in humans. The problem with pseudomonas infections is that it is multidrug resistant.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
21 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Antibiotics: It's a type of bacterium. Certain antibiotics kill it.

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