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After a staphylococcal infection with a clindmycin 6-day treatment, do I still have staph bacteria on my skin?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: You could

Clindamycin will not eradicate staph.
Aureus colonization of the skin or nares. Bactroban (mupirocin) ointment in the nares and hibiclens soap showers and shampoos are used for decolonization.

In brief: You could

Clindamycin will not eradicate staph.
Aureus colonization of the skin or nares. Bactroban (mupirocin) ointment in the nares and hibiclens soap showers and shampoos are used for decolonization.
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