Staph infection treatment online & prescription
Staph infections are bacterial infections caused by Staphylococcus. Commonly the bacteria reside on the skin and the nose, but if there is a break in the skin, it can result in staph skin infections such as impetigo, boils or cellulitis. If you are having any of these conditions and require staph infection treatment, there is no need to panic. Your Doctors Online has you covered.
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How to connect with a staph infection doctor?
Connecting with an staph infection doctor through Your Doctors Online app is very easy.
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- Staph Infection
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- Mupirocin ointment, apply thrice daily for 7 days
- Cephalexin 500mg, one tablet thrice daily for 7
Causes and symptoms of staph infection
Some causes of a Staph infection include:
- Skin infection(coming in contact with Staphylococcus bacteria which enters the body through a cut)
- Food poisoning(ingestion of the bacteria)
- Mastitis( Bacteria from the child’s mouth entering a break in the skin)
- Toxic Shock Syndrome( commonly due to wearing tampons for an extended time)
- Endocarditis( bacteria travelling to the heart due to poor dental hygiene)
Symptoms of a Skin Staph infection are Redness, warmth, Pain, Sore/ulcer, and Fever chills.
Symptoms of an invasive Staph infection include: High fever, Uncontrollable shakes, Shortness of breath, & Generally feeling unwell.
However, if you are looking for a staph infection cure or require antibiotics for the staph infection in your nose, connect with one of our reliable staph infection doctors at your doctors online and get a prescription within minutes.
FAQS about staph infection and treatment
Staph infection when to go to the hospital?
If you have a persistent fever, a weakened immune system or an infection that lasts for more than a week, you need to visit the hospital for staph infection treatment or consult your doctor online.
Are staph infections contagious?
Yes, they can be transmitted by skin to skin contact or touching contaminated objects.
What is the fastest way to cure staph infection?
If you have a staph infection in the nose, connect with our board-certified doctor and get a prescription issued within minutes!
How to treat staph infection?
Treatment for Staph infections usually includes antibiotics. Antibiotics are prescribed depending on the extent of the condition.
To differentiate how severe your staph infection is, seek medical advice from our team of doctors who are available 24/7 to assist you.
What causes staph infection?
Staph infections are caused by the bacteria, Staphylococcus that usually resides on the skin and the nose, but in case there is a break in the skin it can result in an infection.
How to get rid of staph infection?
For minor infections, topical antibiotics can be used. For mild to severe infections oral or IV antibiotics are required.
Since resistance to treatment is widespread to determine the best line of treatment for you, connect with one of our staph infection doctors online and get proper guidance.
How do you a get staph infection?
Common modes of transmission include cuts/ skin abrasions, skin contact and sharing of contaminated objects.
How to get a prescription for staph infection online?
Download our app, register, talk to our online doctor and get your prescription issued for a staph infection!
Strongest antibiotic for staph infection?
Treatment depends on the type or extent of the infection. Commonly used antibiotics include Mupirocin, Bacitracin, Vancomycin or Doxycycline.
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