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how long does it take a yeast infection to heal

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Healing yeast : Diflucan can be ordered by your physician (oral antifungal).Over- the – counter medicines for yeast infections include: micon 7, monistat, vagistat, ( ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yeast infection: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amar Ashraf
Specializes in Infectious Disease
Need antifungal: Yeast is a fungal infection. It may cause crack in skin. Vaseline will not work. If yeast infection confirmed, you need antifungal cream to cure.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
TWO WEEKS: 1. Do not discontinue just when your symptoms stop keep up medication for two full weeks 2. Make SURE your partner is treated simultaneously! Hope th ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Usually 2-4 days: usually 2-4 days for symptoms to resolve
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Generally fast: Most people get relief in the first day or two . If you are on day five and experience perianal irritation and urinary urgency then there may be somet ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
With antifungal meds: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trushar Dungarani
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: It depends on the severity and treatment you are getting. Also if this is a recurrent issue, it may be more challenging.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
2-3 days: Most yeast infections will begin to resolve (improve) about 2-3 days after treatment has been started. They can be recurrent, especially if medicati ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Infinity: It would take forever for that to work since it does not work. Eating yogurt is certainly tasty but it will have no effect on a vaginal yeast infecti ... Read More

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