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Will lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra cure male yeast infection?

Will lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra cure male yeast infection?

Yes it will: Yes it will cure it and is often prescribed for male yeast infection. ...Read more

Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Infection (Definition)

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


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Lotrimin ultra antifungal cream with butenafine hydrochloride OR lotrimin antifungal cream with clotrimazole to cure male yeast infection?

Lotrimin ultra antifungal cream with butenafine hydrochloride OR lotrimin antifungal cream with clotrimazole to cure male yeast infection?

Both are effective: Both products are antifungals. Though chemically different, they are both FDA approved and prescribed to treat "jock itch" and "athlete's foot". ...Read more

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Clotrimazole for yeast infection, is this okay?

Clotrimazole for yeast infection, is this okay?

Yes.: Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication, and it can be used to treat a 'yeast' infection. This drug is the active ingredient in 'lotrimin'. It should not be used by anyone with an allergy to the drug. ...Read more

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How long will it take lotrimin (clotrimazole) to kill a yeast infection?

How long will it take lotrimin (clotrimazole) to kill a yeast infection?

Clotrimazole Vaginal: Cream a yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment such as gyne lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised. ...Read more

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Lotrimin (clotrimazole) on a bleeding yeast infection on a baby, is that okay?

Lotrimin (clotrimazole) on a bleeding yeast infection on a baby, is that okay?

Bleeding rash?: Candida usually causes a red, 'heaped up' skin rash with 'satellite' lesions. If there is bleeding associated with this rash, especially involving a baby, it needs to be seen and evaluated to assure that it is not a poly-microbial infection, allergic reaction or combination or the above with chemical irritation from urine. Call your pediatrician for assessment and or examination of the rash. ...Read more

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When should I start getting relief from yeast infection? I'm already on my third day of Gyne Lotrimin (clotrimazole).

When should I start getting relief from yeast infection? I'm already on my third day of Gyne Lotrimin (clotrimazole).

By now: Usually you should have some relief by day 3. You should see your doctor to make sure it is a yeast infection. ...Read more

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Is candidian albains same as yeast infection as what is the dosage of clotrimazole tablet for a man to cure this fungi infection?

Is candidian albains same as yeast infection as what is the dosage of clotrimazole tablet for a man to cure this fungi infection?

Need more info: You did not specify where the infection is located, but in general I would recommend topical over the counter meds like lotrimin (clotrimazole) for this. ...Read more

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Is my yeast infection really gone? I took clotrimazole for 7 days Mon through Sunday. But through the process on Monday. Tue Iexperience watery disch

Probably: In most cases yes, we pay attention to symptoms and watery discharge may be normal. Yeast in this area is normal it's too much or the wrong balance that causes issues. If you will be feeling normal in the next few days you should be fine. ...Read more

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I'm treating a yeast infection 5 days now, with clotrimazole 2%. 2nd day irritation gone. 4Th day came back even worse. Side effect of clotrimazole?

No: The "yeast infection" may or may not have been present or the medication was ineffective if it was present. Have a MD re-examine you and confirm the presence of yeast or not and then go from there for a treatment plan. ...Read more

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How do I cure a yeast infection when I am allergic to the over-the-counter drugs like Monistat and gynelotrimin (clotrimazole)?

How do I cure a yeast infection when I am allergic to the over-the-counter drugs like Monistat and gynelotrimin (clotrimazole)?

Other medications!: Good morning,
there are other medications such as Diflucan (fluconazole) that are prescribed by physicians if there is evidence of infection by yeast. Allergy to Monistat is very rare, but possible. Please visit your doctor to confirm the diagnosis and seek treatment if needed. ...Read more

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Our 14 month old has yeast infection. We are using lotrimin (clotrimazole) and triple paste and changing diaper frequently. The back iscleared now. Any other tips?

Our 14 month old has yeast infection. We are using lotrimin (clotrimazole) and triple paste and changing diaper frequently. The back iscleared now. Any other tips?

Yeast infection: It's possible that the yeast infection is also present in the mouth. Not treating it will cause recurrent yeast infection I n the diaper area. Wash your toddler's hands frequently after crawling on the floor. Make sure nobody's fingers are inserted to his mouth. Wash/sterilize binkies/pacifiers daily (including bottle nipples). ...Read more

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Can I take Fluconazole and Clotrimazole cream together for a yeast infection?

Yes: The cream is safe, can be used forever. Miconazole cream and ketoconazole are equivalent. Fluconazole pill is more effective, generally used once, perhaps repeat in a week. It is important to identify the reason for the yeast problem and deal with it. Exposed to antibiotic? Diabetes? Hormones or pregnancy? MEDS? Illness? ...Read more

Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable of fermenting ...Read more