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Candacort For Male Yeast Infection
Using antifungal cream (candacort) to treat yeast infection. Does this affect my birth controll pill ieffectiveness?
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
I suspect I have an yeast infection on my penis glans. Can I use condazole or candacort cream? Is it safe to apply on penis glans?
Yeast: Yeast has a characteristic appearance under microscope. Your doctor may choose to examine a scrapping under the microscope, in complex cases send a culture out to see if yeast grows in a petri dish, or just treat empirically based on your history and his exam. If the treatment works, diagnosis confirmed! The location, severity, and medical history will determine which method to use. ...Read more
Yeast Rash: Yeast infection can present as bright red, painful rash. Rash typically looks like bright red dots coalesced together, with surrounding scattered "satelite" lesions. Can distinguish from simple irritant rash because yeast rash is usually confluent down into the creases of the skin. ...Read more
Male yeast infection is not not that common in men with intact immune symptoms, it can happen in any part of body but more common in mouth, skin and genitalia
oral yeast is called thrush and in skin can cause rash
penile yeast infectionis irritation, itching, and soreness of head of penis and may show white blisters and redness. It may also cause burning durind urination and it is called balanitis. ...Read more
Yeast: It is possible for a male to get a yeast infection. Warm, moist areas--armpits, groin, under foreskin of the penis are likely areas. Having intercourse with a woman with a yeast infection could potentially transmit the yeast. Treatment is easy and effective with a topical anti-yeast cream. ...Read more
To treat: Treat the infection by local medications and may need prescription medications by mouth- ...Read more
Sure: It can be passed back & forth between parthers (but it doesn't happen that much). ...Read more
Tx: Drug store. Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more