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Thrush Home Remedies Vinegar
Is it ok for me to treat my ringworm with salt and vinegar. It became less red and what other home remedy may I use? Thank you in advance.
Oral thrush or oral candidiasis is a yeast infection of the mouth. White plaques are present on the inner side of cheeks of the mouth. The tongue may also have a white coat. Treatment is by antifungal liquid, tablets or troches. Thrush can occur when the normal flora of the mouth is disturbed such as during antibiotics, oral ...Read more
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If it says for me to use vinegar for a home remedy for a yeast infection, would it be ok to use apple cider vinegar?
Probably yes,: But better take a medication.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the best home remedy for swimmers ear? I'm traveling- olive oil? Half white vinegar half rubbing alcohol? Other?
Alcohol and vinegar: Alcohol and vinegar in equal parts is the classic recipe from lakeside summer camps. The alcohol disinfects the ear, displaces the water, and evaporates quickly at body temperature. The vinegar restores the normal acidic pH of the skin and prevent fungal growth. Do not use any over the counter drops if you may have a perforated eardrum or a tube in the ear. ...Read more
Staph infection on arm elbow has swollen slightly I need a home remedy girlfriend terrified of doctors no vinegar or tea tree oil at home?
Danger: Staph can be a very dangerous problem to ignore. It also can be diagnosed by eyesight. So going to the doctor to get the right treatment prescription should be easy for your girlfriend. She needs the right antibiotics. ...Read more
I have a bad case of viral conjunctivitis. Have seen an ophthalmologist. Any effective home remedy? Apple cider vinegar, lemon juice, honey, anything?
Eye wash?: The viral infection will run its course. Saline eye drops or eyewash may provide some soothing effect but will not change the course. Don't try any of the stuff in your eyes or they will get even more irritated. ...Read more
I have thrush apple cider vinegar and plaine yogart hasent cured it yet its been a week what can I do?
When do babies outgrow thrush, baby 17 weeks on nystatin since 2 months, and she still has some thrush. Been using vinegar solution?
Should have resolved:
If Nystatin oral suspension was given at appropriate dose (1-2 ml four times daily) then must consider:
1. Incorrect diagnosis
2. Re infection from someone else
3. Underlying health problem eg immunity
if not already done, child should be re evaluated by her pediatrician and or dermatologist. ...Read more
I was on antibiotics for three weeks and now I have thrush apple cider vinegar and plaine yogart has helped but my mouth is still so painful. Help?
Ok can some one look at the pic I took of my mouth and tell me if it is thrush. I raised my mouth out with apple cider vinegar?
See a doctor: No images were downloaded or made available with this question. Public answers on healthtap are not intended for individual diagnoses. ...Read more
Could you explain when using vinegar as a remedy for rashes and such things, is it possible to use too much?
Information: Yes. Vinegar is an acid. Too much can cause skin breakdown. ...Read more
I saw a treatment that by applying apple vinegar it could help my skin so I did it but I burned my skin and it feels normal but its still red help.
Acetic Acid reaction:
Vinegar contains about 5% acetic acid which can cause irritation and even skin burns depending on how concentrated the solution is. You may be having a mild chemical burn or a reaction to another component of the vinegar.
If the skin is not peeling and there is no pain, itching or swelling will likely resolve on its own. If it persists or gets worse I'd recommend calling your doctor ...Read more
What's to be expected? Might this old time vinegar soak remedy take the swelling from my sprained wrist?
No: If the swelling is fairly recent, use ice. ...Read more
I have a yeat infection which I used the mobistar 3 day treatment and have lingering symptom will raw apple cider vinegar work?
Yeast: Perhaps the diagnosis was incorrect, you had more than one infection at the same time, the medication you used was ineffective, or some other factor. Apple cider vinegar is not likely to solve this problem. Go see a doctor. ...Read more
Yes, seems to work: 19 year old male asks, Is organic apple cider vinegar for acid reflux a good natural treatment? Many would say yes cos it contains acetic acid, a weaker acid than Hydrochloric acid HCL normally produced by stomach. It tends to buffer or make the stomach less acidic (antacid) but still strong enough for digestion. Said to be best as 2 or 3 teaspoon-fulls in in 8 oz of water before meals. ...Read more
I have an apple cider vinegar burn on the groin area, I just need to know what the treatment for that is?
Aloe, calendula: A burn like this should heal fairly quickly even without treatment, as long as it does not get infected. I advise applying aloe vera gel and/or calendula lotion or oil 2-3 times a day to help speed the healing process. Taking a good multivitamin and Vitamin C 1000 mg 3-4 times a day should also speed the healing a bit. ...Read more
I am using Apple cider vinegar and onions juice 20 minutes on face every day This is best for pigmentation treatment?
Skin pigmentation: Facial skin pigmentation may be caused by many things. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that may cause this. Sun avoidance & protection is critical to any treatment regimen. Unfortunately, treatment with apple cider vinegar and onions has not been shown to be effective. An examination & evaluation by a medical provider would be helpful in accurate diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more
How can I stop bleeding that's caused by irritation due to an apple cider vinegar BV treatment? I need it to stop very soon, kind of today.
Stop use of irritant: If you know the bleeding is from an irritant- stop the irritant. Never use it again. Flush the irritated area with plenty of tap water, colder is better (to help constrict the small bleeding vessels and produce clots.). ...Read more
Can I take apple cider vinegar as a cold remedy when I take metropolol 50 mg and levoxyl (thyroxine) 75mcg?
Yes, but why?: Yes you can, but why would you? There is no proven clinical effectiveness to apple cider vinegar as a cold remedy. ...Read more
Yes: Olive oil or any oil will basically chock the lice. But you still need to remove the nets with soft comb. ...Read more
Hi doc, wondering if apple cider vinegar & pomegranate concsntrate juice really good/ suitable for gout treatment? Don't want to rely on pills only
Tue. I had sex, wed. I took my bcp 3 hours late, yesterday I used apple cider vinegar as a BV treatment and today I woke up bleeding. What's going on?
Many possibilities: But the most likely are simply breakthrough bleeding or irritation/trauma from your vinegar treatment. I would not normally expect a 3 hour delay with your pill would matter, but it's possible. The vinegar is not a good idea. Using douches is not a good idea. They tend to disrupt your natural defenses and create more problems than they solve. There are specific BV treatments. Get checked. ...Read more
Is it okay to apple cider vinegar as natural Remedy for razor bumps? I use razor to shave my head
RAZOR BUMP REMEDY:
THERE IS NO NATURAL REMEDY FOR RAZOR BUMPS.
IF IT IS BOTHERING YOU, PLEASE SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. ...Read more
Would adding a couple of drops of vinegar to ketoconazole cream be helpful in treatment of yeast infection on penis? Is vinegar harmful to skin
Not vinegar.: Vinegar will make you smell like a salad, but won't do much of anything for your sunburn. Apply cool washcloths and take Ibuprofen to decrease the pain and inflammation. And please learn the lesson that mr. Sun is trying to teach you; enjoy his warmth and light, but respect his power. ...Read more
Good for many things: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses. It is safe and inexpensive. See comments for more info:. ...Read more
Is it safe to remove a mole by home remedies including garlic caster oil vinegar and baking powder? Please answer.
Yes it's possible: Seek medical consultation for these warnings signs: sudden increase in size, change in color or pigmentation, asymmetric border etc. God bless u! http://www. Herballegacy. Com/warts_;_moles. Html. Http://m.wikihow. Com/remove-moles-without-surgery. Http://www. Skincancer. Org/skin-cancer-information/melanoma/melanoma-warning-signs-and-images. ...Read more
Vaginal odor smell diabetic & I look on line for some home remedies one read to use a tampon with vinegar & water but it cause dryness help please..
Vaginal odor may: Indicate yeast overgrowth ("infection") or bacterial vaginosis. See gyn/fp for exam, culture, & treatment. Diabetics (especially if sugars not well controlled) may be more prone to yeast due to increased food for the yeast. Chlamydia or other std also a possibility & reason to be checked. ...Read more
None of the above: OTC pediculicides do not kill eggs & must be repeated in 9 days. You may need 2 bottles each time for long hair. You must use the same product each time on hair that has not been shampooed & will not be shampooed for at least 2 days. Again, you & your mom need to read www. Cdc. Gov/parasites/lice/head/treatment. Html. And again, see your doctor tomorrow for prescription medications. Go to bed now. ...Read more
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
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