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How long before antibiotics should work on an infected insect bite?

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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: If correct

For an infection you need and antibiotic specific for the germ. If not you won't be able to have it be effective.
Sometimes besides in appropriate antibiotic, drainage which means opening up the wound to remove the pus is necessary.

In brief: If correct

For an infection you need and antibiotic specific for the germ. If not you won't be able to have it be effective.
Sometimes besides in appropriate antibiotic, drainage which means opening up the wound to remove the pus is necessary.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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