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5 boils - they are hard and hurt a lot, and constantly itch,

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5 boils - they are hard and hurt a lot, and constantly itch, also accompanied by a rash
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 1 year ago.

Creams do not work for boils. They are deep and must be lanced or removed. Alternatively they can be treated with prescription antibiotics. It sounds like your Dr is on the wrong track. Sorry.