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how long will it take for my yeast infection to clear up?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Yeast: Several days with Diflucan, (fluconazole) a capsule, sometimes longer up to 7-10 days with a cream or suppositories. All the best.
Answered on Dec 21, 2015
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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies, according to whether this is recurrent, how severe it is, if there are ongoing predisposing factors like diabetes, etc
Dec 21, 2015
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yeast: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised.
Answered on May 22, 2020

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