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Does Treatment With Antibiotics Cause Oral Thrush
I have been on antibiotics for wisdom teeth surgery removal. I have a mild case of oral thrush and I am going to start swab treatments today. In a week, would it be okay for me to kiss my boyfriend? Would he be at risk of getting oral thrush from me?
It is ok in a week: Thrush generally occurs when the normal bacterial flora in your mouth is changed due to taking antibiotics or when your immune system isn't working correctly. If your boyfriend has a normal immune system and you use the swabs for a week, he should be fine. Also, it is probably not a good idea to french kiss if your surgery is recent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Oral thrush is also known as Thrush. Oral thrush is a condition in which there is too much candida yeast growth on the surfaces in the mouth or throat. The yeast overgrowth areas appear as whitish spots or patches, or in more severe cases a whitish coating covering most of the ...Read more
Repeated oral thrush without being on antibiotics. Treatments with diflucan and nystatin oral didn't help. Have MS and use flonase. Thank you.
Been sick since halloween have had oral thrush 3 times now. First not sure cause of second was on antibiotic this time not on antibiotic.
Diabetes: if you are overweight or obese or have family history of diabetes,please check ur self for diabetes.if not,then check of any underlying immune deficiency.you can still get thrush from the second time to third time if you did not use any nystatin for the second attack.see a doctor if this keeps continuing. ...Read more
Just diagnosed with oral thrush. Why would i get thrush at 32 yrs old when I have not been on antibiotics? No recent medications not diabetic. Causes?
Several things.: Oral thrush and other candida infections can occur when your immune system is weakened by disease or drugs such as prednisone, or when antibiotics disturb the natural balance of microorganisms in your body. Normally your immune system works to repel harmful invading organisms, such as viruses, bacteria and fungi, while maintaining a balance between 'good' and 'bad' microbes that normally inhabit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can just being really sick & eating lots of sugary/starchy foods let oral thrush happen? Not on antibiotics & not sexually active so what caused it?
I went to the doctor and they told me that i may have oral thrush due to antibiotics (flagyl) and it coulve cause an yeast infection in my mouth so the gave me a prescription of Diflucan 150 which didn't seem to help any so I went back they gave me an hi
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No: Thrush is not a bacterial infection. It is a fungal infection. Scraping it off will leave a raw bleeding surface which is one way to diagnose Candida Albicans from other white lesions. Scraping it off will not eliminate the infection. You need to take the appropriate medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am on dose 2 of macrobid for UTI &making my oral thrush worse. I am waiting to see ID for thrush treatment but appt is 1 mth - do I stop macrobid?
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