" ...Bactrim for a Saph infection a high dose, twice a day. On my third day, my lips began to swell and a cold sore that was I my lip prior to taking it swelled up. My staph infection cleared up,... "
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(Herpes Labialis Disease Finding)
Herpes labialis or "orolabial herpes" is an infection of the lip by herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). An outbreak typically causes small b...Read on Wikipedia
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Cold Sores & Staph Infection
0.28% of the posts that mention Staph Infection also mention Cold Sores (107 posts)
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" ...sore. Abreva not only didn't help, in my experience, it made my cold sores worse, with scars. I also got a secondary staph infection a couple of years ago, not good. My Dermatologist wrote me a... "
" ...my face and under my jaw line where I had swollen glands. I then went to see an optometrist yesterday and he had said that it was a staph infection. The rash has not spread and where the bumps... "
" So I could take something like NyQuil or DayQuil. It was ...was worse and I had a staph infection on my chest It was ...from being so sick I worried it was a cold sore from my lip somehow spread... "
" ...too have had staph infections in the past ...specialist told me that the cold sore appears first and then the staph infection jumps on top for the party. ...love and so the cold sore is the h... "
" ...it works it works, if it doesn't we go back to the drawing board. It's not seeping, so he couldn't take a sample. He said it could also be a bug bite. I have a voice in the back of my head whis... "
" ...looked at? I found out that mine was actually a staph infection and not ...they healed immediately. Staph infections often infect the nose and look a lot like H. Does it crust over with... "
" ...cold sore on your lip? If not, this could be an initial outbreak which would explain the severity. Alternatively, you may have just had a vaccine wear off. If you have been previously vaccinated fo... "
" Jen - I had \"cold sores\" last season that just wouldn't go away and nothing ...doctor. He said it was actually some strange form of staph infection instead of herpes. He gave me a prescription ... "
" ...FOUND OUT THAT I HAVE A STAPH INFECTION AND I OF COURSE HAVE ...WAS NEGATIVE FOR HSV-2 I'M CONFUSED DO I HAVE HERPES ? I'VE NEVER HAD A COLD SORE OR ANY BUMP ON MY GENITIAL AREA I JUST... "
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