What vitamins can I take for my skin infection?

Skin Infections. Go to your doctor. You'll need medically prescribed antibiotics, possibly. Anytime you have skin infections, it's best you see a doctor. You do not want the infection to spread, which it will, if you don't have prescribed medicine to heal the infection. Follow doctors advice on prescribed antibiotics or medicine to use.

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Keep getting candida skin infection & oral thrush I don't have diabetes, I take Delura but with a spacer & I also have low potassium & low vitamin D?

Boost immune system. Work with your doctor to make sure you don't have an undiagnosed condition which is compromising your immune system. Low vitamin D should not cause this, but take recommended replacement. Low potassium? I don't know. I presume you are rinsing your mouth after use of your inhaler. Avoid sugars/alcohol; avoid foods with mold; soak toothbrush in alcohol after use. May need anti-fungal med prophylaxis. Read more...

On average, how long does it take for an oral antibiotic for a skin infection take to take effect?

Hard to say! There are lots of different germs that can cause infections. No antibiotic helps them all. Doctors make an educated guess of which antibiotic has a good chance of working,(depending on location, health of person & symptoms of the infection), if they don't take a sample for culture, That drug may be effective, partially effective or ineffective, only time will tell. F/u if no change at all in 2-3 d. Read more...

Have been prescribed the antibiotic zimivir1000 for a skin infection and I am trying to fall pregnant, is this safe to take? Thanks

Maybe ok. Zimivir is not a U.S. Medication. Some websites say zimivir is acyclovir, which is used to treat herpes. Acyclovir is considered safe to take during pregnancy. One should ask the prescribing doctor about it. Read more...

My Dr. Prescribed me vibramycin (doxycycline) twice daily for a skin infection but I dont know for how long should I take it??

It is best. if you ask this question to your doctor instead of us total stranger who does not know your medical history. Having said that to answer your question. For most infections, doxycycline is taken once or twice daily for 7 to 14 days. Read more...
Read the bottle. directions should be clear on the pharmacy bottle. usually until the bottle is gone or until your next appointment. Make sure to check for refills. If you remain stumped give the pharmacy or office a call so you can get an explanation. Read more...
7-10 days. The USUAL length of therapy is 7-10 days, depending on where your infection is. However, this clarification should be confirmed with your prescribing physician and pharmacist.. Read more...