Patient Comments: Impetigo - Treatment

What was the treatment for your impetigo?

Comment from: BunnyO, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: January 27

Heracillin (a type of penicillin) works great. Only problems are fears that the infection trigger (which can be either staph or strep) could be antibiotic resistant.

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