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A 34-year-old member asked:

What's to be done about breast yeast infection?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Clean, dry + Rx: Keep the area under breasts clean & dry. You can apply otc products per the manufacturers directions. Over- the – counter medicines for yeast infections include: micon 7, monistat, vagistat, (tioconazole) gynazole, femcare, gyne-lotrimin& mycelex.
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A 21-year-old member asked:

Can I get a yeast infection under my breasts?

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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice 33 years experience
YEAST under breasts: Yeast (candida) thrives in moist places where there is skin-on-skin (yeast intertrigo) e.g. Under the breasts, other skin folds. The best prevention is keep these areas dry with powder or medicated powders. Also topical anti-fungals will help clear up the irritating rash. Yeast rashes seem to more prevalent with warmer weather, too hope you are better!
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Last updated May 4, 2013

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