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Can vitamins cause yeast infections

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faysal Saab
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 10 years experience
Coincidence likely: Taking vitamins should not cause you to get a yeast infection. It is probably a timing coincidence. Unless those vitamins have something in them besid... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No,they will not: cure a yeast infection.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 38 years experience
No vitamin: Vitamins don't help if no deficiency, but probiotics may help if they have at least one billion colonies and several different types of bacteria. For ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 38 years experience
No good answer: Recent studies show that the taller you are, the greater the risk of cancer. Growth hormone is a known cancer causing agent above certain levels.
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Dr. Frank Holmes
Sports Medicine 24 years experience
Probiotics: Probiotics found in supplement pills or yogurt can provide healthy bacteria to the anogenital area and reduce the incidence of yeast overgrowth and su... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Mellow
Internal Medicine 45 years experience
No: The only supplement that might help with yeast infections is the use of probiotics
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Uncertain: Yeast infections are due to a fungus called Candida which is normally found in the vagina. However, if there is a lack of healthy vaginal bacteria it... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Ok: excess sugar can cause yeast to grow .Usually only antibiotics cause yeast infection as a side effect
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Odell Still
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Probiotics: Probiotics are a good, natural supplement to aid your body's immune system during this time. Other "supplements" that have beneficial properties to he... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Baby wipes: Yes, you can use baby wipes effectively
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
Infectious Disease 19 years experience
Several factors: Several factors can cause a yeast infections- 1. Local balance of normal flora is disrupted, typically from the recent use of antibiotics; 2. Impaire... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doyle Sam Spence
Dentistry 10 years experience
Immunocom: Immunocompromised patients and patinets on antibiotics, may also result from xerostoma and poorly fitting dentures and partials.
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