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Can I take tablets for thrush right after I am on antibiotics

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The antibiotics may have been the reason for the thrush. And, it is safe to take the anti fungal medication.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amber Patel
12 years experience Dentistry
See your dentist: They will be able to assess whether you have thrush or not and give you a prescription for Nystatin or diflucan (fluconazole). If you cannot do that, ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Contact your doctor: Your thrush needs treatment.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Kelly
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Nystatin: Nystatin swish and swallow is usually used for thrush. Since you may be pregnant, go get tested to confirm. Get a pregnancy test and a thrush/fungal ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susumu Inoue
53 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Take thrush medicine: You should ask your doctor to prescribe thrush medicine at the same time he or she prescribes an antibiotic.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
12 years experience Pediatrics
Thrush: Thrush (oral candidiasis) is a fungal infection and not a bacterial infection. Hence, it is not treated with antibiotics. Physicians usually prescribe ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Scott
17 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Mastitis needs treatment. Your pain needs to be addressed. Seek care for your baby with your pediatrician, but don't forget to care for own medical ca ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Not needed: The anti- influenza medications will not increase the risk of candida overgrowth.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Azole resistant?: Most yeast infections (thrush) are caused by Candida albicans, but 10-15% are due to C glabrata, which is often resistant to fluconazole and other "az ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Treat until better: The length of therapy is best determined by the patient response. SIX WEEKS seems like a very long time - so I would seek clarification from the doc. ... Read More
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