A 51-year-old female asked:
If taking inhaler steroids and washing out mouth and spitting, brush teeth ect to prevent thrush. what can you take to rinse out throat of the steroids ? aloe juice?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Reviewed Oct 28, 2021
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
If you have not used a spacer yet, you should get one to use with the inhaler.
I have not heard about Aloe juice but in addition to rinsing your mouth with plain water after each use with spacer, you can rinse your mouth with water and baking soda (one table spoon in 1 liter of water), 2-3 times a day, the idea here is that the fungus hates salty environments.
Answered Oct 28, 2021
Last updated Oct 28, 2021
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