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What are home remedies to treat thrush?

What are home remedies to treat thrush?

Baking soda: Is my favorite. Mix 1 teaspoon baking soda in one cup water and swab the mouth with the solution on a gauze 5 x a day. Gentian violet is a very old and effective remedy and it works. T also stains everything in its path purple permanently. It will come off skin with time like a permanent sharpie marker does. ...Read more

Thrush (Definition)

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


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Can you tell me any home remedies for oral thrush?

Can you tell me any home remedies for oral thrush?

Gentian violet: Gentian violet is an over the counter product with a long history of use for oral thrush. It is a purple liquid which will permanently stain clothing, so careful handling is recommended! It is rarely used anymore and difficult to find. Adding probiotics and raw garlic to your diet can help keep things in balance, but a florid infection will likely require Rx medications to prevent recurrence. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some home remedies for oral thrush?

Can you tell me some home remedies for oral thrush?

Gentian violet: Gentian violet is an over the counter product with a long history of use for oral thrush. It is a purple liquid which will permanently stain clothing, so careful handling is recommended! SolaRay produces an herbal product called Candida Cleanse which some people have found useful when used early in infection, or as a compliment to other therapies. ...Read more

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Please tell me if there is any home remedies for oral thrush?

Please tell me if there is any home remedies for oral thrush?

Thrush: If it is mild, it can sometimes respond to home remedies. Try these. http://www.m.webmd.com/oral-health/tc/thrush-home-treatment ...Read more

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Help! need to know if there's any home remedies for oral thrush?

No.: You should call your doctor to be properly diagnosed and if needed, a prescription oral pill or topical (in mouth) can be prescribed. ...Read more

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I have oral thrush. I have tried home remedies and nistatin. Nothing has worked. I have had it for two months. What could be wrong?

I have oral thrush. I have tried home remedies and nistatin. Nothing has worked. I have had it for two months. What could be wrong?

Oral thrush: Its important to find out if its in fact thrush and if so, why you have it. You may have aphthus ulcers or leukoplakia. Its very important for your doctor or dentist to examine you and definitively diagnose yeast infection by culture. If its thrush then it may suggest underlying immunodeficiency for which there are many causes including diabetes and pregnancy, even HIV. No more home remedies. ...Read more

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Think I have thrush. Can't see Dr for 3 weeks, and receptionist suggested ER. Are there home remedies?

Think I have thrush. Can't see Dr for 3 weeks, and receptionist suggested ER. Are there home remedies?

3 day wait, eh?: Canadian national health insurance is great except for the wait to see the MD for a necessary problem. If the "thrush" infection is vaginal (yeast) then Monistat or Gyne Lotrimin (clotrimazole) Rx over the counter may help. If it is oral thrush you might try a Listerine mouthwash rinse until you can see the MD. Good luck! ...Read more

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Are there any home made remedies for vaginal thrush?

Are there any home made remedies for vaginal thrush?

Baking powder+water: In my research, i discovered fungus grows in acid medium such as vgina.If i change the medium to alkaline, yeast/fungus can't thrive. Therefore i advice my patients to mix 1/2 teaspoon of baking powderin 1/2 cup of warm water and douche twice a day. If you are using antibiotics , it may promote the growth of fungus. ...Read more

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Is there a good home remedy to treat oral thrush?

Is there a good home remedy to treat oral thrush?

Antifungals: Thrush is treated with antifungal topical treatments such as nystatin(mycostatin) liquid suspension swish and swallow or Clotrimazole troches dissolve in mouth. If this fails oral systemic treatment with fluconazole(diflucan) 100-200mg./day will usually be curative. Disease in aids patients can be more refractory. Home remedies will not cure thrush. ...Read more

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Is there a home remedy i can make or use for thrush?

Is there a home remedy i can make or use for thrush?

Thrush: Thrush is otherwise called trench mouth or oral candidiasis. One old remedy is painting the white spots in a mouth with gentian violet dye once a day until the spots disappear. I don't know if the dye is still sold but if you find it only paint the mouth. Do not swallow it. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of oral thrush fast while at home?

What can I do to get rid of oral thrush fast while at home?

Anti-fungal: There are no reliable treatments for thrush other than prescription anti-fungals. Gentian violet is non-prescription and may work but it is very messy and permanently stains clothing. Thrush is unusual in an adult unless there has been exposure to oral steroids or antibiotics. One needs to know why there is thrush. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy to cure oral thrush for an adult woman?

What is a home remedy to cure oral thrush for an adult woman?

Baking powder+water: Gargle with alkaline solution such as 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder in 1/2 cup water several times a day. ...Read more

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What kind of home treatments will cure oral thrush and how long will it take for it to be actually cured?

None: Thrush is treated with topical antifungals to the mouth. These are nystatin(mycostatin) liquid suspension-swish and swallow 4 times a day or Clotrimazole troches-dissolve one in mouth 4 times a day until the lesions are gone. For resistant cases fluconazole(diflucan) 100-200 mgs. Orally once a day for a few days will usually work. I know of no home remedies that work for thrush. ...Read more

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I've been on strong antibiotics and now I have oral thrush. What are good over-the-counter or home remedies i can try?

Tips + Rx: If you have thrush you can rinse your mouth with warm salt water. Use a soft toothbrush on your teeth. Consider taking probiotics like lactobacillus acidophilus. You can also drink kefir or eat yogurts that have live probiotic cultures. Avoid eating excessive sugar. See your physician for prescription antifungal medication. ...Read more

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What's a known home remedies for thrush mouth?

What's a known home remedies for thrush mouth?

A few: . A few home remedies that can be used are swabbing the oral area with pure, virgin coconut oil (caprylic acid is the active ingredient), and application of acidophilus to oral areas. These only anecdotally work and i would truly recommend either an oral or topical antifungal prescription. ...Read more

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I am having vaginal thrush .Is there any home remedy? Tried many medicines but all failed

Doctor: Give your doctor or other medical practitioner a chance to clear this up. There are wider spectrum medicines that work when other remedies fail, and bring a list of what you've tried. ...Read more

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Are there any home remedies to treat thrush in your mouth?

Are there any home remedies to treat thrush in your mouth?

Yogurt: You need to re-establish the normal bacteria:virus that exists in a healthy mouth and i've heard some say holding yogurt in your mouth may help. There are better prescription products however, if you see your health care professional. ...Read more

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Does anyone have a home remedy that works on oral thrush, caused by the asthma medicine advair?

Does anyone have a home remedy that works on oral thrush, caused by the asthma medicine advair?

No...: You need an anti-fungal treatment and there are oral losenges that work well. They require a prescription so see your doctor for treatment. The best way to avoid this in the future is to rinse your mouth and spit it out after every use of the advair. ...Read more

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