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A 38-year-old member asked:

I have a staph infection on my hip and received a shot and bactrim, (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) how long will it take to get better?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
STAPH INF/LIP: It may take 5 to 7 days at the most if the choice of antibiotics is correct.
Last updated Mar 7, 2022


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