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On many meds incl antibiotics is there a yeast infection pill I can use? Keep coming back&infected.
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Dr. Colin Kerr
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In brief: Yeast infections
When you take antibiotics (especially when you take more than 1 or take repeated courses), a yeast infection becomes a likely event.
You can treat it yourself with over-the-counter creams like monistat or clotrimazole. There are pills like Diflucan (fluconazole) that will do the job, but you will need a doctor's prescription for this. It would be a reasonable medication to use in this situation.

In brief: Yeast infections
When you take antibiotics (especially when you take more than 1 or take repeated courses), a yeast infection becomes a likely event.
You can treat it yourself with over-the-counter creams like monistat or clotrimazole. There are pills like Diflucan (fluconazole) that will do the job, but you will need a doctor's prescription for this. It would be a reasonable medication to use in this situation.
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