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Do Ceclor tablets stop oral thrush?

Do Ceclor tablets stop oral thrush?

No: They may actually cause thrush. Thrush is often cause by use of antibiotics which kill off normal oral bacteria and allow the fungus to overgrow. ...Read more

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Can using expired nystatin cream hurt me?

Can using expired nystatin cream hurt me?

Probably not,: Unless has been opened and exposed to bacteria that shouldn't be in there. Nystatin is anti-fungal and does not kill bacteria. So if it has been lying around for long period of time, probably best getting a new tube. ...Read more

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How long beofre nilstat (nystatin) tablets works on oral thrush?

How long beofre  nilstat (nystatin) tablets works on oral thrush?

CANDIDIASIS: It works within 1-2 weeks if not immunocompromized like aids. ...Read more

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Why take two oral iodoquinol tablets?

Why take two oral iodoquinol tablets?

Parasites: The question is incomplete. I assume you were tested and advised to take iodoquinol tablets as treatement for diarrhea. If that is the case, your doctor is concerned about ameba, a parasite, causing your diarrhea. You should feel better soon. The medication has other uses, without more information it is hard to comment. ...Read more

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Are expired zinc tablets okay?

Are expired zinc tablets okay?

Zinc: Zinc, a mineral does not go "bad" and if tablets in cool and dry environment they are good for much longer than expiration date. ...Read more

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Is nystatin powder available otc?

Is nystatin powder available otc?

No: Although many antifungal drugs are available over-the-counter (otc), Nystatin products are available by prescription only. ...Read more

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What painkiller can I take while taking lamisil (terbinafine) tablets?

What painkiller can I take while taking lamisil (terbinafine) tablets?

Lamisil (terbinafine): is given orally to treat fungal skin and nail infections. You can take NSAIDs or Tylenol (acetaminophen) OTC for pain control. Be sure to ask your doctor before you take any pain medicine, either prescription or over-the-counter. ...Read more

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Flagyl ER (metronidazole) tablets used for what?

Flagyl ER (metronidazole)  tablets used for what?

Antibiotic: Usually use to treat colon infection such as diverticulitis or c diff colitis. ...Read more

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Can canestan oral antifungal pill cure oral thrush on tongue?

Can canestan oral antifungal pill cure oral thrush on tongue?

Not a good choice: Even though canestan is an antifungal, it would not be the drug of choice for oral thrush. If you have thrush-like symptoms on your tongue, you should see your dentist or physician, because there are several different medications used to treat this yeast-like fungus, depending on the severity of the thrush, your own health, and your immune strength. It would not be wise to treat this yourself. ...Read more

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What're famotidine tablets used for?

What're famotidine tablets used for?

An acid blocker: Famotidine is one of a class of drugs called h2 (histamine-2) receptor blockers--it dials down stomach acid production in a dose-dependent manner (e.g. More drug, less acid). First prescribed > 25 years ago, it is now available in lower dose as an over-the-counter acid remedy. ...Read more

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What can terbinafine tablets do?

Antifungal: It is an antifungal agent used most commonly these days for jungal infections of the skin, hair and nails. ...Read more

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Nystatin for ringworm?

See below: Should work, though less toxic antifungals are available. ...Read more

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Are antiboitics over-the-counter tablets?

Are antiboitics over-the-counter tablets?

NO: Antibiotics are drugs that inhibit or kill microorganisms. Antibiotics are not sold over the counter in the usa, although they are in some other 3rd world countries. ...Read more

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Will nystatin oral tablet cure a vaginal yeast infection?

Yes : It is an antifungal although not often used for this. Over the counter creams will work too. ...Read more

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