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pseudomonas topical treatment

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
17 years experience Dermatology
Topical & Systemic: Pseudomonas folliculitis is classically associated with hot tube use and improper chlorination of the water. Treatment can be topical using Acetic Ac ... Read More

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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 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience Hand Surgery
……acetic acid: .25% acetic acid solution used in a wet to dry dressing changed 2-3 times per day is very successful in eliminating pseudomonas aeruginosa
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 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonober Umair
17 years experience Pediatrics
Better ask your doc: It's hard to comment about treatment when actual condition of the child is not known. Pseudomonas can cause infection at many sites in the body. There ... Read More
A 78-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Symptoms?: The catheter essentially externalizes the bladder and bacteria will colonize it. As a rule, no therapy is needed unless fever or other signs or sympto ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
24 years experience Podiatry
See your doctor: You will need the nail removed with soaks to resolve infection. You may require an oral antibiotic for 7-10 days as well
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tobramycin inhalatio: Yes tobramycin can be used for this but it may not be lifelong. Find a good pulmonologist and work with them. They will work it out. Good luck and ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: That bacteria is not that common but can certainly be cured with specific antibiotics that work against it. Since the bacteria is known, there most l ... Read More
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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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