A 26-year-old female asked:
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Using heroin IM.. I have 2 abscesses on each butt cheek that have recently popped. They are ozing pus .I'm taking amoxicillin.. how can I prevent scar?

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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a Doctor: 1. See a doctor for abcess treatment 2. Scars will not matter if you die from Heroin use. 3. Get on Suboxone treatment or get help for detox. You need medical attention can't do it by yourself. Please go to ER or local physician to start feeling better.
Answered on Jul 23, 2017

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