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How Do You Prevent Getting A Yeast Infection While Taking Antioiotics
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
Avoid tight fitting : Undergarments , like panty hose, etc.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the best way to treat and prevent a reoccurring male yeast infection? I get them randomly but also after sex, but my partner doesn't have one.
May not be yeast: If you have burning and itching after intercourse this could be something called vulvdynia. You need to be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
I get bladder infections everytime after sex and I do follow all the rules to prevent i now have a yeast infection from meds. What can I do to preven?
UTI: 1) are thee uti's diagnosed by urine cultures? Many times you can have symptoms similar to UTI and there may be no bacteria involved. You may be taking antibiotics unnecessarily. 2) if not done, you should see a urologist and consider using a prophylactic antibiotic before or after intercourse depending on the frequency of uti's. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I get a yeast infection EVERY month about 9 days before my period. Why? How can I prevent this? FYI: Have paragard, not HBC.
Fluconazole?: Make sure the diagnosis of recurrent yeast has been confirmed by your doctor and, if so, that you have been checked for underlying health problems that can cause it, especially diabetes. If recurrent yeast is confirmed, usually outbreaks can be prevented by taking fluconazole (Diflucan) by mouth once a week. Ask your doctor about it. ...Read more
Very hard: Sometimes use of a "probiotic" agent can help. Acidophilus tablets help some women; sometimes a product called "flora=q" can balance the vaginal ph to prevent yeast infections. Some women use garlic supplements to help. Sometimes, for women wtih confirmed frequent/recurrent yeast infections, Diflucan (fluconazole) pills (100mg, once per week for up to 12 weeks can prevent recurrrences. ...Read more
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