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What is the treatment for yeast diaper rash?

Diaper rash. For diaper rash keep baby's skin clean & dry. Change diaper as soon as it's soiled or wet. For healing allow baby to go without diaper for periods of time so affected area can air out. Avoid tight diapers or airtight covers over diaper. Antifungal cream is used for yeast. Can bathe daily with gentle cleanser until rash heals. Wash cloth diapers in gentle detergents. Read more...

My ten month old has yeast diaper rash and its resistant to nystatin. What otc can I use? Pediatrician said nystatin is only line of treatment in baby?

Fungal diaper rash. It is important to be certain that you are dealing with yeast infection, there are other anti fungal topical agents that can be used. I can take a look at the uploaded picture in the consult room and advise further. In the meantime maintain diaper care and strict hand washing to prevent a transfer of the infection to the mouth. Read more...

What are the symptoms of yeast diaper rash and how can you treat them?

Typical rash. Your pediatriciand will recognize it. The diaper stinks beause of too infrequent changing. The rash is inflamed skin. Several treatments are available but require prescription. Read more...

How can I get rid of my 1year old sons yeast diaper rash?

See below. Air out the diaper area and let the sun shine in! you can also purchase and antifungal cream without prescription like lotrimin af (generic 1% clotrimazole) cream. Apply to the affected diaper area 2 times daily. The cream is the same one used for athlete's foot and jock itch. If the rash is not improving over the next week, have your doctor check to ascertain if yeast is truly the cause. Read more...

What is the definition or description of: Yeast diaper rash?

Yeast diaper rash. Yeast diaper rash or candidiasis is a diaper rash caused by candida. Rash is red and itchy. Treatment is antifungal cream. Rash often happens after a course of antibiotics for other infections. Antibiotics kill protective bacteria on the skin allowing the yeast to overgrow and cause the rash. Read more...

How can I get rid of my son's yeast diaper rash?

See below. If you are certain it is yeast, using lotromin or Lamisil (terbinafine) will clear the rash. Apply twice a day until rash has resolved. Read more...
Depends. Diaper rashes have several causes, the commonest being due to infrequent changing. If there is a strong odor of ammonia, that is a clue. A yeast infection is another cause. I would advise that you see your pediatrician. Read more...

How can I get rid of my son's yeast diaper rash?

Infrequent changing. Yeast grows on the skin when the diaper is not changed frequently enough. See your pediatrician for treatment. Read more...

How to get rid of my son's yeast diaper rash (thrush)?

Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) You need to keep the area as dry as possible. That means change diapers often. Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) or a generic equivalent is very effective in treating the rash. Read more...
Antifungal. A yeast diaper rash will require an anti-fungal agent like Nystatin applied 2-3 times daily along with normal skin care. Read more...