A 30-year-old female asked:
since 3 months i have staphylococcus under arm, it s always red & secretion i took biodroxil for 1month it didn't help what should i do, i feel so bad?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Staph: Use hot compresses under your arm pit several times a day. Take warm soapy baths and add 3-4 tablespoons of bleach to the water.And bathe two- three times a day. Add antibiotic ointment to your nostrils three times a day and consult your doctor about changing your antibiotic.
Last updated Dec 8, 2013
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