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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Stops growth: Miconazole is good treatment for several yeasts and fungi. Get the generic otc which is as good as the brand but costs less.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Site of infection: This is an antifungal given for infection of the skin, nails and vagina. It should be applied to whichever of these sites is infected, lightly, sever ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurpreet Chahal
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Anti-fungal: The theory behind this is that it kills the fungus that might be responsible for eczema.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Eastburn
23 years experience Family Medicine
Topical yes: If using as a topical agent for yeast / fungus it is safe. Oral miconazole "buccal" is a class C drug for pregnancy and should be used by physician pr ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Miconazole is an antifungal. Bv is caused by gardnerella vaginalis, a bacterium. Bv is usually treated with Flagyl or Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erinn Huffman
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It has not been shown to interfere.
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Safe, effective: Yes, miconazole is safe in pregnancy. And medication expiration dates are very conservative. Even years after the printed date, most drugs are equally ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Many options: Seborrheic dermatitis responds to a wide variety of treatments. You and your physician will want to work together to find what works for you. It's not ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience Pain Management
Yes, but may not wor: my experience is that angular cheilitis is the result of systmemic yeast that has settlted at the commisures of the mouth. I have found that angular ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Please clarify: Thank you for letting us know. Is it working for you? What is your question?
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