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How long does it take to get rid of a candida infection?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in 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.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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Dr. Devin Namaky
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Depends: This depends on the extent of the infection, and the treatment used. It can take a few days to weeks. Usually it can be eliminated in a couple days.

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