How to treat infected nipple piercing?

Med eval. Check for signs of infection: ^'ed redness, warmth, swelling. ^'ed tenderness, pus, red streaking, swollen lymph nodes or fever. Recommend keeping piercing in place unless directed by Dr (if removed – drainage tract will close up w ^'ed risk of abscess formation). Call Dr for medical evaluation. Your Dr may prescribe oral antibiotics or antibiotic ointments to apply to piercing site.
Oral antibiotics +>> All piercings are subject to infection. Some slight initial drainage from a piercing may be normal but if the area is hot or tender or if the drainage started sometime after the piercing, or bright yellow or green it's infected. You need to see a Dr. for oral antibiotics and follow the advice here: <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a> and <a hr.