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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Vaginal tab: 26 F from down under asks: Does the canesten single dose vaginal tablet work?? 500mg clotrimazole? Would think a longer course would be needed? ANS: N ... Read More

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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably not yeast: Yeast infections are uncommon in the male genital tract. This symptoms makes me concerned about an STD, if you are at risk (new or unsafe partner, etc ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Atkins
20 years experience Dermatology
Thanks for asking!: You need to go see your primary care physician or an urologist, a specialist for this area. Many times other things may be going on and a professiona ... Read More
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Dr. Yale Shulman
45 years experience Urology
Possible vaginitis: Antibiotics for UTI may result in fungal vaginitis, which responds to medication diflucan (fluconazole).
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Thrush: yes the pessary can be effective in treating thrush
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Oral treatment : If intravaginal treatments have not worked you may require oral antifungals like sporazole or fluconazole. Please see your Family Doctor or Gynae
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clotrimazole: Clotrimazole anti fungal cream will work on both
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Treat both areas: Candida rarely infects only the vulva and is often found in the vagina as well. Treat both areas after re-testing.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: Get evaluated for a resistant yeast called candida glabrata.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No HC!: The canesten (clotrimazole) you're using is helpful, but you're counteracting the benefits with the hydrocortisone, a topical steroid. Steroids are f ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Recurrent yeast inf.: A pregnancy recurring yeast infection needs to be re-diagnosed by your prenatal OB MD who can also run a test to rule out gestational Diabetes whic ... Read More
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