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Pretty sure I have a yeast infection. I've taken over-the-counter medicine and it's feeling better. Cam i drink soda, or do I wait?

Pretty sure I have a yeast infection. I've taken over-the-counter medicine and it's feeling better. Cam i drink soda, or do I wait?

Yeast infections: It sounds as though you believe drinking soda is related to your yeast infection. These two things are not related so feel free to drink the beverage of your choice. ...Read more

Dr. Adam Lewis
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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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Will drinking beer cause a yeast infection?

Will drinking beer cause a yeast infection?

No.: No. I don't know of any reason why consuming beer would cause the fungal infection, candidiasis. ...Read more

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If I drink beer and have sex with my girlfriend the next day can that cause her to get a yeast infection?

If I drink beer and have sex with my girlfriend the next day can that cause her to get a yeast infection?

No: Vaginal yeast infections are common and primarily due to the moist environment, hormonal fluxuations, antibiotic therapy (etc.) your beer drinking is not causative. ...Read more

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If I drink lots of wster would my yeast infection go away?

No: If you truly have a yeast infection, drinking extra water would not have that result. You would need either an oral or intravaginal treatment to effect a cure. Talk to your doctor to discuss treatment and to make sure the diagnosis is correct. ...Read more

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Is it bad to drink and smoke cigarets while curing an yeast infection?

Yes: Smoking by far has more insidious effects to your body in terms of vasculature, as well as your body's immune system, including healing. So i would consider quitting and cutting back on the alcohol. ...Read more

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I have a systemic yeast infection and I was wondering what drinks I can drink? Foods?

What?: What is a systemic yeast infection? Are you talking about those books from the 1970s saying "yeast" was the cause of every symptom imaginable? The majority of well done studies have ruled out that theory of causation. Is there another syndrome you're talking about. ...Read more

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Is it good to drink a lot of water when having a yeast infection?

Hydration: It is good to keep yourself well hydrated anytime you have an infection! However, the hydration will not treat the yeast infection alone. ...Read more

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Is it bad to drink, smoke cigarets & smoke weed bad when you have an yeast infection?

Is it bad to drink, smoke cigarets & smoke weed bad when you have an yeast infection?

Yes: Whether you have a yeast infection or not, it is not healthy to consume alcohol, smoke cigarettes and illicit drugs all at the same time. Please consult your pcp for a treatment plan. ...Read more

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What is the most effective way to drink fluconzole 150 mg to treat yeast infection.. 1 pill 150 mg every other day, or every three days?

What is the most effective way to drink fluconzole 150 mg to treat yeast infection.. 1 pill 150 mg every other day, or every three days?

Every day: There is a common treatment for mild or uncomplicated vaginal candidiasis ('yeast infection) that calls for a single (one time) dose of 150 mg of flucanazole. I recommend you follow your doc's rx. If given multiple doses - more benefit if taken every day, but should not take for more than 3 to 5 days. I commonly give 100 mg per day for thrree days in a row and find it effective. ...Read more

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Can i drink sugar free drinks if I have a yeast infection?

Yes: Yeast infections should will not be made worse by diet drinks, in a diabetic poor blood sugar control might be assocciated with a yeast infection, but not always. ...Read more

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Can I drink wine coolers if took a yeast infection pill I took it the day before ?

Depending the dose: Most likely you are taking an anti fungal therapy for your yeast infection. I am not sure about the dose, but it is recommended to avoid alcohol is you are taking medications that use the liver to be metabolized. You don't want your liver to be overwork. If this was one single dose, it may be ok to have a little bit of alcohol, but if you can avoid it, then don't drink ...Read more

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Can you drink liquor with a vaginal yeast infection?

Can you drink liquor with a vaginal yeast infection?

Probably: Unless you are taking an oral medication to treat this problem you should be able to have alcohol. ...Read more

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Can you get a yeast infection in the mouth from drinking beer?

Can you get a yeast infection in the mouth from drinking beer?

Doubtful: A yeast infections in the mouth is called thrush. It's generally caused by antibiotics that kill off normal mouth bacteria allowing the yeast to overgrow. Women can also develop vaginal yeast infections in the same way. ...Read more

Yeast (Definition)

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


Candida (Definition)

Is a type of fungus which normally lives in small amounts on mucus membranes. An overgrowth of candida in the mouth produces a condition called 'thrush'. This is often triggered ...Read more