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What antibiotic should I use to get rid of poisen oak rashes?

What antibiotic should I use to get rid of poisen oak rashes?

Poison Ivy: Without proper treatment of topical and oral cortisone the rash of poison ivy can last for weeks. See your doctor for a prescription. Antibiotics do not treat poison ivy unless the rash is infected. ...Read more

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Mono (Definition)

Infectious mononucleosis, also known as mono, is a contagious illness caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Symptoms include fever, fatigue, sore throat, enlarged lymph nodes, and enlarged spleen. It is spread via saliva, hence its ...Read more


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How can I get rid of an antibiotic rash with mon?O

How can I get rid of an antibiotic rash  with mon?O

Will resolve: An antibiotic induced rash if not extensive will resolve in 1 to 2 weeks. If however it is uncomfortable your doctor can treat it with topical or internal steroids to speed up the resolution.If this is due to Ampicillin accompanying mono this is not allergic in nature and topicals are adequate treatemnt/. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a antibiotic rash without medicine?

How do you get rid of a antibiotic rash without medicine?

Stop the antibiotic: If the rash is associated with the antibiotic you should stop taking the antibiotic immediately and consult with your physician. He or she will discuss with you the relationship between the antibiotic and the rash and how to treat. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of mono without a doctor?

How can I get rid of mono without a doctor?

Same as with: There is no real treatment or cure for mono.It is a self resolving illness. The risk you have with self diagnosis is overlooking a treatable illness that may present in the same way, and there are many. Mono can also have some complications that can be avoided with proper monitoring. Your choice. ...Read more

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I have gotten mono twice so far in college. What can I do to prevent it, and how can I get rid of it?

I have gotten mono twice so far in college. What can I do to prevent it, and how can I get rid of it?

See below: Mono is caused by epstien barr virus. Typically you only get it once, but there are other viruses (CMV) that can give you very similar syptoms. Nothing you can do to get rid of it, but sufficient rest is probably your best preventative measure. Good luck. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of mono faster?

What do I do to get rid of mono faster?

It's a virus: Mononucleosis is caused by epstein-barr virus. Up to 50% of people are infected with the virus by the age of 5. Most are asymptomatic carriers. The symptoms associated with acute infection can include sore throat/tonsillitis, muscle aches, weakness, fever, & most commonly prolonged fatigue. There really is no way to get over the problem faster other then supportive care. Get your rest! ...Read more

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I had mono when I was younger, could that have been EBV, if so am I still contagious or does the body get rid of it ?

I had mono when I was younger, could that have been EBV, if so am I still contagious or does the body get rid of it ?

Mononucleosis: Mononucleosis is a viral infection (EBV) that can cause extreme fatigue, sore throat, cough, abdominal pains, headaches, swollen lymph nodes and other symptoms. Treatment for Mononucleosis is mainly supportive, meaning plenty of fluids and rest until your immune system isolates it. Spleen enlargement is an uncommon but serious possibility. EBV is a lifelong infection, but usually remains silent. ...Read more

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Is mono something you have for life? Like carrying the infection for life? Or you can get rid of it completely?

Is mono something you have for life? Like carrying the infection for life? Or you can get rid of it completely?

EBV yes, mono no: Like all the human herpes viruses, epstein-barr virus remains in the body, latent some of the body's lymphocytes. It periodically reactivates asymptomatically and it is secreted in the saliva. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of mono or also known as the "kissing disease" ?

How long does it take to get rid of mono or also known as the "kissing disease" ?

2-6 weeks: Depend on severity and signs. Splenomegaly and some nodes may persist a bit longer. Many symptoms are clear by 2 weeks. ...Read more

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I have mono right now , and I was wondering after I get rid of mono and no longer have it how long would I have to wait to kiss my bf , ?

I have mono right now , and I was wondering after I get rid of mono and no longer have it how long would I have to wait to kiss my bf , ?

No good answers: First, once you are infected with EBV, the virus that causes Mono, you will carry it for the rest of your life, although it is latent meaning it does not cause symptoms. Because the virus is still in your body, there is always the chance that you can pass it to others. Most people become infected with EBV at some time during their life, so there is a chance that your boyfriend is already infected. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my sore throat when I have mono it really hurts ?

How do I get rid of my sore throat when I have mono it really hurts ?

Symptomatic: Symptomatic relief mean treat symptoms, painfull soreness in the throat after or during mono can be relieved for over the counter chloraseptic spray or cepachol lozenges , the frequency varies from the symptoms, magic mouth wash may helped too and also Lidocaine viscus that has to be prescribed for doctor and varies from the concentration, good news it will get better hope helps! ...Read more

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I was diagnosed for a sinus infection and given antibiotics but I show every symptom except rash and spleen irritation for mono even strep. sugg.?

I was diagnosed for a sinus infection and given antibiotics but I show every symptom except rash and spleen irritation for mono even strep. sugg.?

Mononucleosis...: ...usually wouldn't be confused with sinusitis, i.e. usually no nasal congestion, drip, or sinus pain. Any common cold can cause the same symptoms as mono. If you remain concerned, or were exposed to someone with mono (kissing, having sex), discuss with your doc. All doctors who care for teens know all about mono and your doc can test for it, but I'm guessing it isn't necessary. ...Read more

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If i was taking amoxicillin for a week then broke out in a rash because i had mono, how long after i stop taking the anitbiotic will the rash go away?

If i was taking amoxicillin for a week then broke out in a rash because i had mono, how long after i stop taking the anitbiotic will the rash go away?

A week or more: I've seen cases where the rash faded in about a week & some that were faintly visible for a bit longer. As long as any residual Amoxicillin is still being absorbed in the GI tract it can stimulate rash production after you stop the med.That is usually finished in a day or so after stopping. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of chikungunya rashes?

How can I get rid of chikungunya rashes?

Chikungunya: Rash is common w red patches w raised dots. Some potential skin issues that can occur w Chikyngunya include Erythema multiforme, Erythema nodosum, swelling & tenderness of hands & feet & bullous skin lesions. Some males have developed aphthous-like ulcers in the groin & some women have presented w vulvar ulcerations. Skin discoloration may occur which can be treated with topical corticosteroids > ...Read more

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How can I get rid of BV permantly? Been suffering for years took many antibiotics and ointment and gels nothing works.... Help!?

How can I get rid of BV permantly? Been suffering for years took many antibiotics and ointment and gels nothing works.... Help!?

See below: After treatment with metronidazole, Clindamycin or tinidazole, try oral and/or vaginal lactobacillus containing probiotic preparations which have had variable success. Consider having your sexual partner treated with Metronidazole or clindamycin. Recurrent disease has been associated with colonization of the sex partner, inconsistant condom use and has been halved with estrogen contraceptives. ...Read more

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Dr. John Leander Po
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Antibiotic (Definition)

An antibiotic is a medicine that slows, stops, or kills germs. The germs are usually bacteria causing an infection in a person, so the person uses antibiotics to help his body get ...Read more


Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more