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is terbinafine an antibiotic

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Anti-fungal: changing the fungal content of the bowel rarely has complications. Terbinafine is an anti-FUNGAL. Should not do anything to the normal bacterial conte ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Antifungal: treatment, is what you are on, and your description doesn't fit, however you still need to be examined by your doctor for better management, best wish ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Dermatologist: You may want to have your doctor refer you to a dermatologist. They have specific tests to discover the type of organism you have.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I don't when the last time was that your nails were looked at by a dermatologist. If the what you are describing as dark thin marks are verticl ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lamisil (terbinafine): Lamisil (terbinafine) is used to treat fungal infections of scalp & nails.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes, but...: ...It's an unusual place for a fungal infection, which is more likely to occur in the groin than on the penis.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Shields
28 years experience Podiatry
It could be BUT?: I have not seen it in 20 years of practice and if it did happen it would be very rare. I would be looking in a different direction if i were you. You ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lamisil (terbinafine): FDA pregnancy Category B - usually ok.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Terbinafine: Caution. The body breaks down the caffeine in coffee to get rid of it. Terbinafine (Lamisil) can decrease the rate at which caffine is eliminated from ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
21 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
No: it may not affect milk supply per se, but it will appear in the breast milk - consult your doctor about this

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