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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 am taking diflucin (3 days) for. Yeast infection. Now have bronchial infection can I also take azithromycin or should I stop diflucin.?
It has been almost 2 weeks after taking azithromycin for chylamidia, still having very slight Itching, but no discharge. Could it be yeast infection?
Would anything happen if I prescribe zithromax for myself and I don't actually have chalmydia or if I tKe flagyl and I don't have a yeast infection?
Not recommended.: It is never recommended to self prescribe antibiotics. Inappropriate antibiotic use has led to the serious problem of resistant bacterial infections. This practice could also lead to allergic reactions, undesirable side effects, and interference with testing when you aren't getting better. Flagyl, by the way, is not used to treat yeast infections. ...Read more
26 wks pregnant with sinus & vaginal yeast infection. Dr prescribed both Diflucan (fluconazole) (1 dose) & Zithromax. R they safe taken together? I read they're not
Ask the DR: Zithromax is probably safe during pregnancy. But it is a common cause for yeast problems. Unless you have both high fever and significant sinus pain, it will do nothing for sinus congestion. Drainage, with sniffer or oral med, is the way to relieve sinus symptoms. Antibiotics are seldom of use. Meclizine is another med which is commonly used but seldom effective. Phenergan (promethazine) will make you sleepy so ...Read more
How fast can you get a yeast infection after an antibiotic? Took 1g Azithromyacin on Thursday. Got mild itching starting on Saturday.
Yeast: This can happen very quickly with changes in the organisms inhabiting your body, and this is plenty of time for this to have occurred. ...Read more
Does azythromicin affect trivora? Also I had a yeast infection and my obgyn checked my cervix said I had the infection, if I was pregnant could hetell
The only antibiotic known to affect birth control pills is called rifampin. The idea that the birth control is affected by all antibiotics is a popular misconception.
Also, while the cervix might look different when you are pregnant, this is not accurate. You should check a pregnancy test! ...Read more
Yes: Both are very common infections.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was diagnosed with a yeast infection and chlamydia and I took fluconazole and azithromycin. After taking the meds I had a cloudy discharge is normal?
Infection: Not uncommon. A tub or deuche can be helpful after treatment. ...Read more
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
I was prescribed a dose of azithromycin for chlamydia & fluconazole for yeast infection. I took it 3 days ago, & now my vagina burns and itches. Why?
Consider: Consider a followup appt with your provider. It is possible this is a co-existing or subsequent fungal or viral infection. You likely will need further treatment. ...Read more
Got treatmeant for chlamydia (4 azithromycin tabs) after 6 days discharge continues is it possible its a yeast infection rather than a resistant strand?
Its possible: But you need to see your doctor to make sure the infection has cleared. ...Read more
Afraid I have yeast infection from zithromax for chlamydia. Can 2 grams cause a male yeast infection or is my problem not from the antibiotics?
No unless: No, unless you have a history of diabetes. Sustained elevated blood sugar levels caused by ingesting foods with high sugar content (such as cranberry juice) can predispose people with impaired sugar metabolism to yeast infections. Make sure you see your doctor. He/she will analyze your history and physical (& blood work) and determine the reason why you are having yeast infections. ...Read more
Navel yeast infection. How can I treat it? How can it be avoided. Am overweight. : (get lots of yeast infections under breasts, female parts. : (
Yes: Yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am a 37 year old female who is suffering from a throat (oral) yeast infection.? s: how long do symptoms last and how can I never get this again?
Thrush: Thrush is never normal and requires a cause, like taking antibiotics, taking oral steroids, using a steroid inhaler or topical spray, or underlying disease like immunodeficiency. Make sure you know the cause and avoid, minimize, or treat it. In meantime you need anti fungal medication to prevent progression of the candidal infection to 'esophagitis' for example. At minimum nystatin or Diflucan (fluconazole). ...Read more
If a woman has a vaginal yeast infection, it is unlikly that a man will develop an infection regardless ot the type of sexual encounter.
Most women have some yeast present vaginally. Yeast is considered an infection when a ph balance or change in balance of natrual flora leads to an overgrowth of yeast. ...Read more
No: Studies do, however suggest that application of saliva to the vulvovaginal area may "disrupt the balance" of candida to other resident organisms and immune components, predisposing you to candidal/yeast infections. Any risk for you or your partner may also be related to your immune system. ...Read more
If a male has a yeast infection can he take the pill that women use to cure yeast infections we have tried creams powders antibotics and its still there and gtting worse on the outside of his skin
Yes: Yes he can. He might want to see a doctor to make sure that it's not something else. ...Read more
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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