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I am having a severe armpit problem. I shaved my arm three

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Hi there i am having a severe armpit problem. I shaved my arm three weeks ago and a rash came up but it started to peel off and get bad. Now it’s totally spreading and becoming a skin problem. Its very sore.
I was given fucidin cream but it not work. I been given fluoxicillian and on first day but I hope it’s enough as this is so sore. Can you help at all. No doctor has actually seen me
Hi.. Dr Hayat here. Welcome to JA. I'm sorry to hear that.  Do you mind sending a picture plz?
Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Hi there yes hold on. The first I send was two weeks ago. The second I send is today

Ok

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Its not allowing me to and how do I change that

Send to***@******.*** instead

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok I have sent now.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Top one is today. My email is devanha music
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I had covid last September is this anything to do with that ?

Is it itchy?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
It has been itchy and burny. Its just sore now. Very
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
it’s spreading. It smells very bad

Ok. It's infected eczema.

Continue the fluclox for a week

Apply Daktacort to it daily at night.

Let me know the response after 48 to 72 hrs of treatment plz

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok. I got it after shaving ?Ok I will
Continue fluclox and I will get datacort as i dont have that. I have fucidin ?
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Its like peeling and weepy its hellish also, the surrounding is that from a plaster ?

No. Daktacort is different..

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok I will get Daktacort.

Let's start the treatment and see how it goes. Hopefully will start improving

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok thank you.

Anything else I can help with?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
No that’s it for now. I will be back in 48-72 hours. Is this dangerous at all ? I just feel pretty under the weather. I didn’t start antibiotics till today so it’s been 3 weeks of none.

It should be ok. Plz start the antibiotics

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok.

Best wishes.  Please feel free to contact if you have any further queries or need to follow up.  I would be happy to help and guide you.  Have a nice.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Thank you so much. Oh sorry one more thing am j best keeping it covered as it’s sweaty and moist. And sore.

Keep it covered With Daktacort when u get it.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok. I will apply daktakort and a dressing

TC

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