The wait game is the worst part. Not only is the initial treatment time through the "OK when is this going to start to get better time" rough...it causes alot of anxiety and frustration as well.
CIPRO is a powerful antibiotic & should take care of the culprit. And if not? Another round of another antibiotics like it.
Could be that the facial swelling went down, but now it's making the main area of infection look even bigger!
Did the doc mention anything about warm or cool compresses for comfort?
Hoping this clears up. Please keep us posted. How is it now?
Active, Severe Rheumatory Arthritis. Crohns. AS. Chiari Malformation & Right Brain venous anomoly. Partial complex seizures. Emphysema. Rheumatic Lung & Heart. MVP and Tricuspid prolapse. Had Lymes disease for 10 years.
Meds: Humira 40mg Q 4 days; Pred 20mg prn; Pentasa 4G daily; Imuran 50mg; Dilaudid 4mg; Diazepam 5mg; Avinza 30mg; Reglan; Meclizine; LidoDerm; MiraLax & too many others.