A 18-year-old female asked:
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how can you cure thrush without taking anything orally? i have canesten cream to soothe the soreness. i just don't want to have to take tablets.!

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Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
Thrush is...: ...A yeast infection in the mouth. It's unlikely you will be able to cure thrush without putting something (a pill, a troche, a lozenge, a swab) in your mouth.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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