Effective, on-going drainage of the boil will be as important as the antibiotic therapy. First, you should re-confirm that the Staph
causing your daughter’s infection
, truly is one of the more resistant, more dangerous varieties. For a very long time, a medicine called vancomycin has been the treatment of choice for infection with Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Now, other medicines seem to be more effective, including teicoplanin and linezolid.