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Does Topical Antibiotic Cream Help Treat A Mild Pilodinal Cyst
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
My toddler bit his brother in the hand breaking the skin, Does he need to see a doctor or can I treat with topical antibiotic cream?
Go to Doctor: Human bites can be more dangerous than animal bites especially if they break the skin. There are germs in the the mouth that can cause infections that are hard to treat. He may need antibiotics and a TDAP. Wash the wound with soap and water and cover with clean dressing. Go to Doctor. ...Read more
Stubborn, mild acne not responding to antibiotics or topical creams. Accutane seems too extreme for non-cystic acne. Help?!
Keep at it.: There are three main parts to approaching acne...1) reduce the amount of bacteria on skin.. 2) keep pores open...3) reduce oil production. Antibiotics can be topical and/or oral. Other surface treatments aim to reduce bacteria and/or keep pores open. Keep experimenting and working with your doctor until you find the right mix. It can take a few weeks to see improvement even with right mix. ...Read more
What is a stronger topical antibiotic cream than those used in Neosporin for ulcerative wound care.
Mupirocin : Mupirocin can be useful as well. Really depends on location of ulceration ,likely causative organism, underlying medical conditions, and cause of ulceration. Sometimes topical antibiotics aren't useful. Depends on circumstances. I always try to keep a tube in medicine cabinet though. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have lots of acne cyst in my poor head and face. I already took antibiotic and cream but is not gone what the best treatment of acne? Pls help
Care for ingrown hair/cyst near genitals? Lump under skin popped, no fluids came out but small hole. Red/tender. Antibiotic cream and bandaid used.
It's best to: See your doc to make sure you don't get infected. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have pilonidal cyst problem. Please tell me the name of hair removal cream on affected area? Or any anything to cure it?
Had very small pilonidal cyst 3 weeks ago. Doc gave antibiotic, I soaked in bath. Cyst drained, now extremely small, no pain for 3 weeks. Whats next?
Excision: You can wait and see if you get another episode. If keeps happening then excision is available. It must be done when there is no infection if possible to improve healing. In mean time, keep area clean and hairless. In some people waxing or using the hair removing lotion on the strip of skin may help to avoid clogging the sinus ...Read more
Is they any other way to treat acne on the back without taking antibiotic? Will it b effective if only apply topical cream like tretinoin or adpalene?
Different options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may be prescribed antibiotics, retinoids or vitamin a derivatives, azelaic acid, oral contraceptives, or spironolactone. Always ask a dermatologist about the possible affects and the risks vs benefits of each treatment. Make sure it's best for you. ...Read more
A topical antibiotic is a gel or paste used to prevent infections on the skin. They are often applied to scrapes, cuts, and insect bites. Any mildly open area may be a site that may be treated with a topical antibiotic. Typically there are three or four antibiotics that are contained within the gel or paste to provide the best ...Read more
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