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Does Mycolog Ii Cream Cure A Yeast Infection Or Is It Just Used For Temporary Relief And If So How Long Will It Take To Cure A Yeast Infection
Does mycolog II cream cure a yeast infection or is it just used for temporary relief? And if so how long will it take to cure a yeast infection?
Yeast "infection": Technically, vaginal yeast "infection" is an overgrowth problem because the natural balance between lactobacilli & yeast has been upset; common causes are antibiotics (kill the lactobacilli), diabetes (more food for the yeast), frequent douching, etc. Mycolog helps decrease the amount of yeast to restore the balance. Many variables determine how long to restore this balance/"cure the infection". ...Read more
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
Yeast infections : Mycolog ii is an anti-fungal and is used for yeast infections. If your treatment fails to relieve your symptoms, you may have BV (bacterial vaginosis) which is usually treated with Flagyl pills/gel or Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) cream. See your doc if your symptoms persist for an exam and testing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long (number of days) should I continue treatment with nystatin and triamcinolone cream for a minor yeast infection?
Finished fluconazole for yeast infection & using mycolog cream. Still having burning, discharge and my vagina is extremely red & irritated. Could i need something different? My dr wasn’t in today
Needs assessment: If you have been treated for vaginal yeast with fluconazole and mycolog and the symptoms are not improving then a reevaluation is needed. The Obgyn will have to determine if something other than yeast is causing the symptoms.Once the cause is determine then a treatment can be determined ...Read more
On day 2 of difulcan for yeast infection also have RX steroid cream & I am still in agony when I pee. It burns so badly & feels so irritated I can’t sit for hours after! I’m also on my period. Any tips to help this? How long before I feel relief?
Reevaluation: Yeast should not cause agonizing pain. If you are in this much pain one has to question the diagnosis of a yeast infection. Steroid cream is not a treatment for yeast and could in fact make the problem worse since it lessons the immune response. Consider a follow up visit to reevaluate the problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi there can a yeast infection in men be painful & hurt to pee & I am using canesten hc cream for it how long will it take to work?
Probably not yeast: Yeast infections are uncommon in the male genital tract. This symptoms makes me concerned about an STD, if you are at risk (new or unsafe partner, etc); or about a non-STD urinary tract infection. If you are under a doctor's care, check back with him or her. If not, i.e. treating yourself with Canestin, stop immediately and see a doctor. Your nearest NHS GUM clinic would be an excellent choice. ...Read more
I think I may have a male yeast infection and the dr prescribed me flu anole and a cream, how long before I notice results, only take flucanzole once.
Depends: Some people get relief right away but others not for three days or so. ...Read more
Only skin yeast infe: Nystatin triamcinolone cream should not be used for vaginal infection.It is a combination steroid and antifungal cream and sometimes used by some to treat yeast infection of skin and it helps control he inflammation while Nystatin controls the yeast infection.How long it takes depends on the severity and site of the infection.Can be few days to longer than a week. ...Read more
How long after using miconazole nitrate vaginal cream for a yeast infection does it take to start working?
5 to 7 days: It takes from 5 to 7 days. ...Read more
Discontinued in US: I'm surprised you can even get this nowadays. It is a topical anti fungal (nystatin) but is also has a corticosteroid cream (triamcinolone) that is an effective anti-inflammatory med. It's usually used for fungal skin infections (tinea corpus) with secondary inflammation. You can't or shouldn't use it vaginally.If used in skin areas, call your doc if there's no improvement in 3-4 days. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been battling penile dermatitis for a months day and I used vulva yeast infection cream and it brought relief temporarily what does that mean?
I just finished my 7 day antibiotic cream for a yeast infection last night. How long should I wait to have intercourse again?
If a male has a yeast infection can he take the pill that women use to cure yeast infections we have tried creams powders antibotics and its still there and gtting worse on the outside of his skin
Yes : Yes he can. He might want to see a doctor to make sure that it's not something else. ...Read more
2d, if symptom free: Best to wait couple of days after becoming symptom free. ...Read more
What's the best yeast infection cream i can get over-the-counter at pharmacy? And will cream effect my birth control pills? How long until cream work?
Medication for Sale: Doctors are very hesitant to recommend specific products. Any of these medications are most likely cousins to each other or even the same medication under different brands. Of course you can use these products while on the pill. ...Read more
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