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Yeast Infection (Candidiasis)
I have a yeast infection(candidiasis) on my private part and its really painful and itchy .what should i do?
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I had sexual relationships 7 months ago, but he put it in the back and in the front.. and continue doing that
After that I had 3 yeast infections ( candidiasis) it can be because of that? The bacteria’s in the back?
Yes this could: be from the anal/vaginal intercourse, causing a bacterial vaginal infection. You need to see a doctor for testing and proper treatment. ...Read more
Yeast infection: Yes and yes as an answer to both your question. Purchase antifungal cream available over the counter, twice daily ...Read more
I think I have vaginal candidiasis aka yeast infection. What are the steps needed to get rid of this?
Is it posiible to cure permanent solution for vaginal yeast infection?What is the solution for the candidiasis?
Probably not: This yeast (candida) is part of our normal population of micro-organisms. It creates infection usually when there is some predisposing factors. If you are having repetitive episodes of vaginal infection you may want to treat your sexual partner's skin while you are treating your own infection. That, unfortunately will not guarantee that you will not become reinfected at some time in the future. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi what is the best probiotic brand and strain to fight yeast infection candida infection and how many cfu should take..? Many thx..
Can intestinal candidiasis cause recurrent vaginal yeast infections and abnormal/painful/irregular bowel movements?
Yes: You need anti candida diet: no sugar, no flour products. Until you get better, also no fruit and no carbohydrates. Eat 1 tbsp of coconut oil with each meal. Eat lots of non starchy vegetables and enough quality protein. Consider betaine hcl with each meal, take it in the middle of the meal. Also take saccharomyces boulardi, which is the yeast against yeast. ...Read more
I have a fungal infection that is always recurring since last year. my doctor found that i have vaginal cyst, he recommended me antibiotics for cyst but still gave me antifungal medication for the candiasis . wont this antibiotic increase yeast infection
Will i need oral antifungal drugs to treat candidiasis intertrigo, which is a yeast skin infection of skin folds?
Maybe: There are topical medications that are effective for treating that condition as well. ...Read more
Maybe: other types of infection, bacterial, trichomonal, or others. You should see your doctor for testing to be sure. ...Read more
2 or 3 days after sex I started having this tiny discharge sort of like wet tissue ,No smell , but a tiny itch , it’s not a large amount of discharge either is this a yeast infection ?
Have Dr. take a look: A discharge is anything coming from a vagina that is more than the scant amount of normal mucous healthy women have. Discharge that has mild or no odor can still be an overgrowth of yeast or bacteria, or a mild infection with undesirable germs (discharges worsen if infection). A teen with discharge can see a Dr. who does pelvic (internal) exams, even if a pelvic exam isn't done on the first visit. ...Read more
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Vaginal swabs are used to take part of the secretion or discharge in the vagina and allow it to be grown in culture. Yeast is one of the infectious agents that can cause an infection in the vagina (there are many others). This is one of the most common causes of infection, and candida is the most common species. There are many effective treatments ...Read more