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Doctor insights on: Homeopathic Treatment For Thrush

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Is there OTC treatment for thrush?

Is there OTC treatment for thrush?

There are some: Rinse with 1 tbsp of organic apple cider vinegar in 1 cup of warm water. Also rinsing with a solution of 3% hydrogen peroxide can help. Mixing 1/2 tsp of salt in 1 cup of warm water is an alternative as is a solution of baking soda. Acidophilus capsules can help restore the normal bacterial flora in your body. The best treatment, however, are the prescription meds that directly kill candida. ...Read more

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Oral Thrush (Definition)

Oral thrush or oral candidiasis is a yeast infection of the mouth. White plaques are present on the inner side of cheeks of the mouth. The tongue may also have a white coat. Treatment is by antifungal liquid, tablets or troches. Thrush can occur when the normal flora of the mouth is disturbed such as during antibiotics, oral ...Read more


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What are my options for treatment if I have thrush?

What are my options for treatment if I have thrush?

Topical Rx: Gen a topical med is used like Nystatin oral suspension or clotimazole or I f no oral an old fashion treatment is gentian violet, it dyes area a bright purple. Even otc like monistat ointment has been used topically, (dont swallow). ...Read more

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Treatment thrush caused by advair non script?

Treatment thrush caused by advair non script?

Thrush Rx: I recommend Nystatin 3-4 times daily for 5 days. Obviously, rinsing your mouth after advair will prevent future issues. ...Read more

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When will the treatment for thrush begin to alleviate symptoms?

When will the treatment for thrush begin to alleviate symptoms?

2-3 days: Usually after 2-3 days there should be some alleviation of symptoms. ...Read more

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If I had thrush of the gullet what treatment would be given to me for it?

If I had thrush of the gullet what treatment would be given to me for it?

Antifungal: There are several oral antifungal agents which can be used. The major question here, however, is why do you have thrush? You need to have your immune status assessed and definitely need to be tested for HIV. This is not a condition usually seen in immune competent adults and you must be thoroughly evaluated. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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How do I know when will the treatment for thrush start to alleviate symptoms?

Possibly a few days: The response time depends on the severity of the condition, any other ongoing medical conditions, and other medications being taken. If there are no other medical conditions and no other medications being taken, treatment should probably start relieving symptoms in a few days although the full course of recommended treatment should still be taken. ...Read more

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I have thrush and I want to know what the cheapest, quickest treatment that I can get at the pharmacy without a script is?

I have thrush and I want to know what the cheapest, quickest treatment that I can get at the pharmacy without a script is?

I would recommend: ... A natural treatment for the prevention of yeast, which is to use plain yogurt, mix it in a douche bottle (buy a douching kit from the store but don"t use the vinegar solution given) with half/half water. Then use this to irrigate the vagina 2-3 times per week. This will increase the vaginal bacteria called lactobacillus, which will help to prevent yeast infections. ...Read more

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I've developed thrush. Pharmacy wants 80 usd for liquid treatment. What is that?

I've developed thrush. Pharmacy wants 80 usd for liquid treatment. What is that?

Nystatin: This is the usually treatment for thrush.The price is unusually high. Make sure the generic was prescribed. ...Read more

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Treatment of nipple thrush?

Treatment of nipple thrush?

Are you sure that is: What you have. I would make sure it be seen by doctor as there are many conditions that can lead to nipple rashes such as eczema but pagets ...Read more

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What is the treatment for thrush?

What is the treatment for thrush?

Oral Nystatin: Babies are treated with oral nystating drops. This is applied with a dropper and then massaged into the cheeks, lips and gums with a clean finger. The medication is used for 7 days or until the lesions resolve plus a couple of days. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for oral thrush?

Nystatin: Nystatin is a prescription medication that, in liquid form, is the treatment of choice for oral thrush. ...Read more

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Can thrush be cured without treatment?

Can thrush be cured without treatment?

Why not treat!: Yogurt may help. Gentle peroxide gargling can help, but why not treat. Mycostatin (nystatin) can be taken otc, and fluconzole will clear it in no time. ...Read more

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I've developed thrush. What is treatment?

I've developed thrush. What is treatment?

Anti-fungal agent: One effective drug is called Fluconazole (brand name: diflucan). Other medications include clotrimazole, and nystatin. ...Read more

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Which is the best treatment of oral thrush?

Which is the best treatment of oral thrush?

Nystatin oral rinse: This is an anti fungal and can be prescribed by your dentist or physician. ...Read more

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Which treatment for thrush is the very best?

Mycelex (clotrimazole) Troches: Just ask your doctor/dentist for these, dissolve in mouth 5x day for 2 weeks. Should resolve the candidiasis (thrush). ...Read more

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Can thrush resolve itself without treatment? What happens if you leave it untreated for a long time? (Symptoms mild & come and go)

Can thrush resolve itself without treatment? What happens if you leave it untreated for a long time? (Symptoms mild & come and go)

Probably will resolv: Depends on reason (s) for it. Probably will resolve. Simple treatment will accelerate clearance. Identification and modification of underlying predisposing condition is worthwhile. Diabetes? Exposure to antibiotic? Use of steroid? ...Read more

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Candidiasis (Definition)

Candidiasis is an infection caused by a specific group of fungi or yeast that usually occur in warm, moist parts of the body. Common symptoms include ...Read more


Thrush (Definition)

A yeast infection of the mucus membrane lining ...Read more