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How fast can cure thrush?

How fast can cure  thrush?

A few days: Once the thrush is treated effectively. It can start resolving within days. However your doctor need to know why you are getting thrush. ...Read more

Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
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Oral Thrush (Definition)

Oral thrush or oral candidiasis is a yeast infection of the mouth. White plaques are present on the inner side of cheeks of the mouth. The tongue may also have a white coat. Treatment is by antifungal liquid, tablets or troches. Thrush can occur when the normal flora of the mouth is disturbed such as during antibiotics, oral ...Read more


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What are some cures for thrush?

What are some cures for thrush?

Various ways: Thrush (overgrowth of candida) can result from a number of situations. Resolving the underlying 'situation' often cures the thrush. Thrush may result from medications (antibiotics, steroids, chemotherapy or other immune suppressing medicine) or a weak immune system (uncontrolled diabetes, hiv/aids, cancer, advanced age).Your doctor may prescribe nystatin, Clotrimazole or Fluconazole to cure thrush. ...Read more

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What is a good way to cure thrush?

What is a good way to cure thrush?

Tips + Rx: If you have thrush you can rinse your mouth with warm salt water. Use a soft toothbrush on your teeth. Consider taking probiotics like lactobacillus acidophilus. You can also drink kefir or eat yogurts that have live probiotic cultures. See your physician for prescription antifungal medication. ...Read more

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What is the bad effects if i don't cure thrush?

What is the bad effects if i don't cure thrush?

Thrush: Your question is not entirely clear. If you have thrush and are an adult your immune system should be checked for deficiencies. If you are having trouble eradicating it the same thing is true. If you don't treat it, it may become progressively worse. If you have had unprotected sex and are having thrush, go and get tested for hiv. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could cure my oral thrush?

Can you tell me how I could cure my oral thrush?

Thrush: First I would check for other diseases or reasons u can treat with Mycelex (clotrimazole) a proscription and oral rinses from pharmacy ...Read more

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Can you tell me how do I cure thrush permanently?

Not a disease: Thrush is not a disease that you 'cure, ' it's a symptom of an underlying problem, and it's the underlying problem that needs to be addressed, whether that's immunosuppression, use of steroids, or poorly controlled diabetes. However, many people think they have thrush, when all they really have is a white coated tongue, which is not a sign of anything except having a white coated tongue. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure oral thrush? Does peroxyl help?

What is the best way to cure oral thrush? Does peroxyl help?

Nystatin: This is an antibiotic that kills yeast and you can get it from your doc by prescription. ...Read more

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What would be the most effective remedy for cure oral thrush?

Tips + Rx: If you have thrush you can rinse your mouth with warm salt water. Use a soft toothbrush on your teeth. Consider taking probiotics like lactobacillus acidophilus. You can also drink kefir or eat yogurts that have live probiotic cultures. Avoid eating excessive sugar. See your physician for prescription antifungal medication. ...Read more

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What's recommended as a cure for male thrush quickly and naturally?

What's recommended as a cure for male thrush quickly and naturally?

Antifungals: Antifungal topical treatment such as nystatin(mycostatin) liquid suspension swish and swallow or Clotrimazole troches dissolve in mouth are the initial treatment for thrush. If this fails oral systemic treatment with fluconazole(diflucan) 100-200mg./day will usually be curative. Disease in aids patients can be more refractory. There are no so called natural cures. ...Read more

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How to cure a vaginal thrush?

How to cure a vaginal thrush?

Antifungals: See your physician who will prescibe you an antifungal. There are oral forms ANS vaginal suppositories. ...Read more

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How do I cure for foreskin thrush?

Posthitis: Balano-posthitis is an inflammation of the foreskin and head of the penis that is usually caused by fungi. Treatment is usually a topical anti-fungal such as nystaitn. ...Read more

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Can thrush be cured without treatment?

Can thrush be cured without treatment?

Why not treat!: Yogurt may help. Gentle peroxide gargling can help, but why not treat. Mycostatin (nystatin) can be taken otc, and fluconzole will clear it in no time. ...Read more

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How can I cure oral thrush or lichen planus?

How can I cure oral thrush or lichen planus?

Oral thrush: With proper medical treatment, most simple thrush infections can be cured in about 7 to 14 days. Most likely the infection may not return as long as you stay healthy and well nourished. See your dentist for evaluation and treatment. There is no treatment for lichen planus. Take care. ...Read more

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How do I cure thrush on the tongue of an adult?

Mycelex (clotrimazole) Troches: Ask you doctor/dentist for Mycelex (clotrimazole) troches, just let them dissolve in mouth 5x day. ...Read more

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Is there an easy natural way to cure vaginal thrush?

Yes: Your doctor can prescribe diflucan (fluconazole). However it is important to determine the cause of thrush. Have your doctor evaluate you. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy to cure oral thrush for an adult woman?

What is a home remedy to cure oral thrush for an adult woman?

Baking powder+water: Gargle with alkaline solution such as 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder in 1/2 cup water several times a day. ...Read more

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I wanted to know when you use a pessary and cream to cure up thrush is the cream just to soothe?

I wanted to know when you use a pessary and cream to cure up thrush is the cream just to soothe?

Cream : Usually contains antifungal medicine to treat the thrush. A pessary is most often used to support the vagina and bladder if there is prolapse. ...Read more

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What kind of home treatments will cure oral thrush and how long will it take for it to be actually cured?

None: Thrush is treated with topical antifungals to the mouth. These are nystatin(mycostatin) liquid suspension-swish and swallow 4 times a day or Clotrimazole troches-dissolve one in mouth 4 times a day until the lesions are gone. For resistant cases fluconazole(diflucan) 100-200 mgs. Orally once a day for a few days will usually work. I know of no home remedies that work for thrush. ...Read more

Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
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Candidiasis (Definition)

Candidiasis is an infection caused by a specific group of fungi or yeast that usually occur in warm, moist parts of the body. Common symptoms include ...Read more


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