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How to cure male yeast infection?

How to cure male yeast infection?

Medication: You either need topical antifungal medicine, which you can get overthecounter, or oral medication, which requires a prescription from your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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Infection (Definition)

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Can you explain how to cure male yeast infection?

Can you explain how to cure male yeast infection?

Male yeast infection: Men with yeast infections may have burning or itching at the urethra (hole in the penis). There may be a red rash as well. Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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Lotrimin ultra antifungal cream with butenafine hydrochloride OR lotrimin antifungal cream with clotrimazole to cure male yeast infection?

Lotrimin ultra antifungal cream with butenafine hydrochloride OR lotrimin antifungal cream with clotrimazole to cure male yeast infection?

Both are effective: Both products are antifungals. Though chemically different, they are both FDA approved and prescribed to treat "jock itch" and "athlete's foot". ...Read more

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Will lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra cure male yeast infection?

Will lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra cure male yeast infection?

Yes it will: Yes it will cure it and is often prescribed for male yeast infection. ...Read more

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What can I do to completely and quickly cure a male yeast infection?

What can I do to completely and quickly cure a male yeast infection?

Tx: Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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Fastest way to cure a yeast infection in female and male?

Fastest way to cure a yeast infection in female and male?

To treat: Treat the infection by local medications and may need prescription medications by mouth- ...Read more

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What are some natural ways to cure a yeast infection for men?

What are some natural ways to cure a yeast infection for men?

Don't know of them: Men with yeast infections may have burning or itching at the urethra (hole in the penis). There may be a red rash as well. Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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Which is the most effective and fastest way to cure a male yeast infection?

Which is the most effective and fastest way to cure a male yeast infection?

Tx: Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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How do you cure a yeast infection in males without visiting the doctor?

How do you cure a yeast infection in males without visiting the doctor?

Topical anti-fungals: You can try topical anti-fungal creams or lotions available over-the-counter at pharmacies (you can ask the pharmacist for advice) or try anti-fungal herbs like tea tree oil or neem oil- whatever you use, need to apply it 2-3 x/day for a couple of months. Avoid sweets, which tend to worsen fungal infections. If this doesn't do the trick then see a doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure a male genital yeast infection?

What is the best way to cure a male genital yeast infection?

Antifungal cream/ora: You can try local antifungal creams which will work most of the time, sometime you may have to use oral fucunozole. ...Read more

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How to cure a male genital yeast infection that won't go away?

How to cure a male genital yeast infection that won't go away?

If not resolving: With over the counter anti-fungal medications then it may be time to see your physician. Take care. ...Read more

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How can I tell the difference (symptom-wise) between jock itch and male yeast infection? Is there a recommended OTC treatment that'll cure both?

How can I tell the difference (symptom-wise) between jock itch and male yeast infection? Is there a recommended OTC treatment that'll cure both?

Pattern: Jock itch or tinea cruris usually has flaking or scaling at the edges in the groin area or thigh. It also expands in continuous circles or rings. Yeast infections tend to be brighter red and at the edges will have small scattered red dots or satellite lesions which are near the edge but may not touch the edge. Both can be treated with topical cream like ketoconazole or loprox (ciclopirox). See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Just last week I used Monistat 3 to cure my yeast infection and it started to feel better really fast but came right back will fluconazole 100mg work?

Maybe: The fact Monistat helped leads to thinking this is a yeast infection. Many yeast infections are resistant to Monistat and may respond better to fluconazole. However, bacterial vaginosis is more common and will not respond to yeast medications in the long run. If recurrent, have your vaginal pH tested and possibly get cultured. ...Read more

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How can you cure a male with a yeast infection without going to a doctor? And how can you tell if he has one?

How can you cure a male with a yeast infection without going to a doctor? And how can you tell if he has one?

Varies: Men often don't have symptoms of yeast infection. Some may have redness & irritation of the head of penis or discharge under foreskin. May try otc antifungal like lamisil (terbinafine). If not improved see doc. ...Read more

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How do you cure a male yeast infection without actual prescriptions? He isn't circumcised.

How do you cure a male yeast infection without actual prescriptions? He isn't circumcised.

Balanitis: Most foreskin and glans penis infections, in the uncircumcised, are fungal. Ask your pharmacist for an over-the-counter anti-fungal cream. ...Read more

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How can I cure a yeast infection at home?

Yeast: Over- the- counter medicines for yeast infections include: Micon 7, Monistat, Vagistat, Gynazole, Femcare, Gyne-lotrimin & Mycelex.
OTC meds include Monistat (miconzole), Vagistat-1 (tioconazole), Femstat (butoconazole) (buoconazole), Gyne-Lotrimin or Mycelex (clotrimazole). ...Read more

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What could I do to cure a chronic yeast infection?

Chronic yeast: If you have recurrent (four or more) yeast infections per year or a chronic yeast infection simple treatments may not be adequate. Please see your physician for treatment in that situation. 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. Avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads. ...Read more

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How would I be able to tell if I have a male yeast infection?

Yeast infection: Men with yeast infections may have burning or itching at the urethra (hole in the penis). There may be a red rash as well. Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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How do I cure a yeast infection?

Yeast: Best treatment for yeast is a pill called fluconazole. If a rash only, try over the counter Miconazole cream. ...Read more

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How can I cure a yeast infection?

How can I cure a yeast infection?

Antifungal: You can either use over the counter creams or a prescription for Diflucan (fluconazole) from your doctor. It's a pill you take once. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a yeast infection! - male?

Treat it: You go to the store and pick out any of a number of anti-fungal medications. You do not need a prescription for most treatments for this common problem. ...Read more

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What are some things I can buy to cure a yeast infection?

See your doctor: Your doctor will have to do some special tests to the discharge to make a specific diagnosis and treatment recommendation. ...Read more

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What do I do if flucconazole 50mg doesn't cure my yeast infection?

Maybe not yeast: Probably you mean 150 mg, the usual dose of single dose fluconazole (Diflucan) by mouth for vaginal yeast infections. Maybe it isn't yeast; you need to see a doctor for sure. It could be an STD, for example. Some yeast infections are resistant to "azole" drugs -- in which case you need doctor's care and prescription. Good luck! ...Read more

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Wanted to know where can I get medication for male yeast infection?

Wanted to know where can I get medication for male yeast infection?

Tx: Drug store. Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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Does eating yogart cure my yeast infection? And how much should I eat?

No sugar: Eating good quality unsweetened yoghurt or taking a good quality probiotic can help treat and prevent yeast infections. Yeast thrives on sugar, so it is very important to remove sugars and processes starches (cereal, pasta, bread) from the diet if you have a tendency to yeast infections. Some yeast infections are caused by antibiotic use and may need a medication to help resolve them. ...Read more

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Would it be safe for me to take care of for a former yeast infection to make sure I cured it?

Would it be safe for me to take care of for a former yeast infection to make sure I cured it?

Not safer: Once you treat an infection you should be cured. No need to overtrat. I would concentrate in avoiding recurrence by taking probiotics and avoinding extreme heat and antibiotics. ...Read more

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If I recently cured a yeast infection but still have the same symptoms, should I use even more medicine?

See a doctor: If it came back or did not go away after you used the medication, you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I've had a yeast infection and I want to cure wit naturally, I don't want to take any pills. What are some remedies?

To treat yeast: Without yeast medication. Yeast grow on sugar so avoid sweets, fruit juice, limit fruit to 2 servings per day, avoid alcohol, avoid simple carbs and limit complex carbs. Avoid unneeded antibiotics. Boric acid capsules can treat yeast. You can make your own or use yeast arrest vaginal suppositories. If this doesn't work use over the counter yeast cream - yeast infections can be uncomfortable. ...Read more

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What is your best recommendation for yeast infection? I've had it for 1week, and I really just want it gone fast! I'm 16, & I want to avoid the Dr : (

Any "azole" drug: If you have had yeast professionally diagnosed, AND if your symptoms are the same, AND if no risk for other infections, especially STDs, then self treatment probably is safe. Otherwise, see a doctor or clinic. Effective OTC treatments are fluconazole (Diflucan), single dose by mouth; or other "azole" creams, inserts, etc (miconazole, clotrimazole, etc). All equally good; you can use the cheapest. ...Read more

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I am a male and I have a yeast infection of the skin how do I treat it.

I am a male and I have a yeast infection of the skin how do I treat it.

OTC topical antifung: There are numerous otc antifungals available from your friendly pharmacist, assuming of course that your self diagnosis is correct. ...Read more

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Could I use witch hazel to cure yeast infection?

Could I use witch hazel to cure yeast infection?

Yes it's worth: A try. Best wishes! Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/365228-natural-witch-hazel-for-yeast-infections/#page=1. ...Read more

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What to do if I got yeast infection antibiotics (men)?

Yeast treatment: Men with yeast infections may have burning or itching at the urethra (hole in the penis). There may be a red rash as well. Monistat (or similar antifungal) can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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I am male what treatments can I take for a yeast infection?

Be more specific: What kind of yeast infection? A fungal infection of the skin is treated differently than a fungal infection of the nails or an oral thrush. ...Read more

Men (Definition)

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Yeast (Definition)

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