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can men get yeast infections from using prednisone?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
ORAL CANDIDIASIS: Yes.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Thrush: It's possible to get oral thrush (a yeast infection in the mouth).
Answered on Oct 10, 2012

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