A 39-year-old female asked:
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Will antibiotic called "Ciprofloxacin" treat mrsa?

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Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not usual choice: Drugs used to treat MRSA include Septra ( Bactrim), doxycycline, and vancomycin. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is not usually used for MRSA infection.
Answered on Jun 23, 2019

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