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Is It Really Common For Women To Get A Yeast Infection After Taking Azithromycin
Any antibiotic: Yeast infections can occur with any use of antibiotics, as the natural flora of the vaginal tract can be disrupted. This disruption allows yeast infections to opportunistically occur. Eating yogurt with an active culture can prevent vaginitis, and using an otc vaginal yeast medication will also help. Seer your physician again if these do not help. ...Read more
Azithromycin (zithromax, azithrocin, zmax, azin) is an azalide, a subclass of macrolide antibiotics. Azithromycin is one of the world's best-selling antibiotics.[not in citation given (see discussion.)] it is derived from erythromycin, with a methyl-substituted nitrogen atom incorporated into the lactone ring, thus making ...Read more
I have been taking Flagyl 3 days for bv. it is causing a yeast infection which is way worse than the bv. what will happen if I stop taking it?
Yes: It takes several days sometimes for the infection to be treated completely. Whether the treatment is oral or vaginal would determine how long your discharge lasts. Check with your hcp if you are not compl;etely better after being treated. ...Read more
I have bacterial vaginosis what is the damage it causes for not being treated for a longuyen time I am now taking metronidazole to treat the bacteria?
No: Best to have the infection cleared.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is diflucan/fluconazole safe for men to take once for a yeast infection? Affect sperm count? If i dont have yeast infection can it cause one?wat happn
Would be safe,...: ...but why would you consider it if you don't have a yeast infection? Certainly the drug itself cannot cause a yeast infection. Even if a sex partner has a vaginal yeast infection, you probably don't need treatment yourself. Yeasts are normal on our skin, genital area, inside our intestines, etc, and people don't usually catch it from their partners or anyone else. ...Read more
Yeast infection: it is still possible yesGet a more detailed answer ›
No, not normally: Such symptoms might be due to a vaginal yeast infection, which can be triggered by some antibiotics. This is more likely if your chlamydial infection was treated with doxycycline, less likely if azithromycin was used. If these symptoms persist, return to the clinic or doctor who treated you for chlamydia. ...Read more
Is it normal for sex to be a painful a few weeks after getting rid of a yeast infection? Or should I treat the infection again?
I just took Azithromycin for Chlamydia a few days ago, can I take Fluconazole for a possible yeast infection or is it dangerous to combine the two?
No problem: These two drugs won't interfere with one another, and no increased chance of side effects. In fact, this is a pretty common combination, because antibiotics like azithromycin sometimes trigger yeast infections. (Maybe that's what happened to you.) So no worries; take the fluconazole as it was prescribed. ...Read more
Less common.: I don't have a statistic for you. But it is much less common in men then in women. ...Read more
If it is not gone: That would be normal if it is gone then that would be abnormal. ...Read more
Is it safe to take diflucan (fluconazole) while trying to conceive? I have a yeast infection but it is too early to take a pregnancy test.
Diflucan (fluconazole): Is really safe but it does have liver toxicity for some and pregnancy needs to be as drug free as possible. Yeast feeds on sugar so if you get rid of that you might "starve it out. A course of Nystatin would be O.K. Because it is not absorbed from the bowel and that is the headquarters of the infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking amoxicillin & breastfeeding, is it possible for my daughter to get a yeast infection from the amoxicillin?
Can a yeast infection cause cramping similar to menstrual cramps? It isn't time for my period and I have a yeast infection from antibiotic use.
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
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