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How do you know when your yeast infection is clearing up

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Exon
48 years experience Pediatrics
Residual infection: yeast infection probably inadequately treated. 1 tab of diflucan, (fluconazole) 150 mgm should clear it up.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: This question is very unclear. Please rephrase and tell us what you are asking. If something is clearing it means it is getting better. What else do y ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Halliburton-foster
20 years experience Family Medicine
Yeast infections: Usually clear within 1 day with fluconazole. It may need to be repeated. I do not recommend Vagisil as this can also change your vaginal PH and facil ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Monistat: Vagisil cream is designed to help control itching, but doesn't treat yeast at all. Miconazole (Monistat) is very effective.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If he hasn't: had a medical evaluation of his penile infection yet - that would be the next step. It may or maynot be yeast.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yeast Infection: The pink discharge does not sound worrisome right now. If your symptoms are clearing, you should be fine. I am wondering why you have the yeast infe ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
44 years experience Pharmacology
Monistat Suppository: Monistat, generic name miconazole actually used to be available by prescription only in the not to distant future. Just because it's now over the coun ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Eason
33 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: Generally, you will know the infection is cleared when you no longer have symptoms. If symptom free, there is generally no reason to be seen again fo ... Read More
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Overgrowth: Yeast is a fungus found everywhere. The culture medium to grow yeast is a warm, dark, moist environment with nourishment. Put these microsocpic fung ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Over the counter med: Vaginal itching and a cottage cheese-like discharge could be signs of a vaginal yeast infection. You can try using over the counter yeast infection me ... Read More
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