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CAN MONOLAURIN REALLY GET RID OF A STAPH INFECTION? I WAS

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CAN MONOLAURIN REALLY GET RID OF A STAPH INFECTION?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I WAS ALLERGIC TO SULFA SO NOW ON KEFLEX WHEN HAVING AN OUTBREAK
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I THINK I CAUGHT THE STAPH WHEN I WAS IN THE HOSPITAL JAN '16 FOR KNEE REPLACEMENT
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT TRIGGERS IT TO POP OUT. IT'S LIKE A BOIL BUT THEN USUALLY GETS BIGGER
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

where on your body is the infection?
Is it on the same leg as the knee replacement or is it in a different location?
How long ago did you see your doctor for this issue?