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I have an infected area on my leg that appears to be a boil.What otc salve /medication can I buy to make it come to a head

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Doctor: Medicaldoctor, Doctor replied 11 months ago
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Hello and welcome to justanswer,I shall be consulting you today.

This is most likely a bacterial infection of the skin which is treated with fucidin cream.

You can take over the counter ibuprofen or acetaminophen to relieve pain and swelling.

Do let me know if you have any questions

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Doctor: Medicaldoctor, Doctor replied 11 months ago

You will need a prescription for fucidin cream.

Do let me know if you have any questions.

If done for now please do leave a positive 5 star rating by clicking on the stars on top left of this thread.You can ask any follow up questions even after rating this positively.

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