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Non Prescription Medicine For Sure In Upper Inside Eyelid And Staph Infection In Nosr
Minor impetigo by lips, treating with polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin). Now a bit in outside corner of eye, how to treat? Out of my home country &prefer no prescription. :)
Bactroban (mupirocin: This is a topical ointment.You need a prescription in the US,maybe not in other countries. ...Read more
This is an infection caused by Staphylococcus aureus - and it often is quite dangerous because the organism, the 'germ' has alot of virulence to it... it's very nasty in other words. You can see an ID doc to find out more about Staph infections, since they are experts in diagnosing and treating ...Read more
A staph infection in one nostril and sinusitis and an upper respiratory. Is Amoxi Clav 875-125 and Bacteim DS 800-160 a good combo for all these?
Sounds reasonable. : Assuming you're not allergic to penicillins or sulfa medications, that combination sounds reasonable for the conditions you listed. ...Read more
That's 2 tubes of antifungal and 2 courses of tablets and cream and still in the same position with a fungal infection back passage/front what do I do?
I have blepharitis for an year and a half now.Eyelids are itchy, in the inner corners of the eyes and in the eyelashes base, please advise!
Is this an allergy?: See an allergist or ophthalmologist. Itchiness, tearing and redness may be caused by an allergy. Specific eyes drops may help. ...Read more
I have swelling of the eyelid, a clear discharge from eye and pain in the general area. Eye dr. Ruled out eye infection. Is this a sinus infection?
70% body covered in staph, on course of tetracycline for 6wks. I don't care for that type of antibiotic. Is there home remedies to care for the itch?
What is the best eye allergy drops for eye allergies that result in swollen itchy eyes, specifically those which result in a lot of mucus?
They do exist: There are several otc eye drops specifically for allergies. There are other eye drops that may mask symptoms but are not specifically treating the cause. Topical decongestants are in the second category. Read labels and ingredients. A pharmacist should also be able to help. Each appropriate product will help any but not all. ...Read more
Hi, I used a mix of Diprolene and Bactroban, (mupirocin) both in lotion, in the nostrils for 7-8 days. The doctor ordered a thin film with a qtip but I used a lot?
I'm having swelling and pimples with in my head, and they itch a lot!, i've gone to various doctors, but the medicine is not enough?
Pityrosporom: This is common, particularly in athletes. It looks like acne, with small pustules on the forehead, face, neck and shoulders, but it is actually a yeast. Most of the time an over the counter dandruff shampoo applied to the affected area will take care of it. Sometimes prescription antifungal medicines are needed. ...Read more
My wife is breast feeding our 2 week old. What are the signs/symptoms of yeast infection of the breast that would require systemic prescription vs topical rx?
White plaques: White plaques on inside cheeks.Get a more detailed answer ›
After a viral pharyngitis, it will make me imune to the virus in other parts of the body? like the eye(pink eye), I'm already with no symptoms
Bacterial sinus infection, 7 days augmentin, (amoxicillin and clavulanate) 3 days zpak Symptoms are better some mild pain with darkness in the corners of my eyes Is this a normal?
Yes: Sinus infections are a global malfunction of your sinuses. Antibiotics only help nock down the inflammatory process of bacterial overgrowth. Because you smoke 1-2 packs per day, your sinuses already are dysfunctional. Therefore, you will take longer to recover than a non-smoker. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Psendomonas can grow in the throat? What are the symptoms?I made culture and found pseudo in throat.i have only redness and pain.is it possible?
Diagnosed with staph infection, doctor suspects its from overactive colony in my nose that was reacting with small cuts from shaving and from acne in the area. Scared this means my immune system isn't strong. Can healthy people get staph from nose?
Common: This is common in healthy persons. Staphylococci bacteria reside in the nostrils and is spread to different parts of the body. So this is not abnormal. The fact that u have a staph skin infection does not make u have low immunity. Staph can take advantage of any break in the skin to cause an infection. Just keeping wounds clean and dry usually suffices. It may be worrisome only if recurrent. ...Read more
I hve the symptoms of bacterial sinusitis; pain above teeth in upper jaw when walking, a blocked nose for 2 weeks, ear ache and blocked for a week. One of my tonsils is swollen but both are red cause?
What is the diagnosis and treatment( and home remedy) for multiple red iitchy blistered skin with pus in the neck for a 4-yr old female child?
Various: Your child may have a bacterial infection. For a home remedy, i would try putting a quarter cup of bleach into a half full bathtub and soak in it, followed by patting the child dry and moisturization. Repeat this three times per week, and seek help if it doesn't resolve. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is there a device that enables eye doctors to see masses through the upper eyelid, like chalazions?
S. lugdunensis: This coagulase-negative malignant organism possesses many of the severe disease creating mechanisms as staph aureus and is also a producer of biofilms. Proper management may save you from long term issues, but there are no guarantees in life. Good luck and hope you are cured and stay well. ...Read more
Why so many days for skin infection to heal for my dad.On antib & putting bactroban (mupirocin).What infection which looks like rash and some fluid.He has sugar?
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more