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Does it hurt or cause any symptoms?
Do you have a picture that you can attach here for me to have a look at and then have a better opinion of what you are having?
Please let me know.
It is there. No picture.....
does it cause any symptoms?
like pain or itching?
No. just wondering what to do for it. No itching.....
It does not sound like anything serious
however if you really want to be sure you can have it examined by your doctor on your next visit
Is there an ointment I can apply?
You can try applying over the counter polymyxin
to see if that helps
this is an antibiotic
Is that available in CVS or Walgreens?
yes it should be and if its not you can ask for some other topical antibiotic which the pharmacist will suggest
there are many brands of over the counter topical antibiotics
Yes that can also be helpful
its broad spectrum antibiotic as well
so if you have that, that can also help
What is black salve?
its an alternative treatment for cancer
I do not have much info on that
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Should I put a bandage on it after I apply the polymyxin?
DOC:the pimple has smoothed out< but my skin is red near the edges of the bandaid> what can i apply to the reddish skin? i have sensitive skin< and was careful to use a large bandaid>>>can you advise?