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Facial thrush in 6 week old- what is the best topical treatment ? He's already on oral miconazole for his mouth. Thank you

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: FUNGUS DERMAITTIS

There are a lot of fungus cream like nystatin, lamisil, (terbinafine) etc.

In brief: FUNGUS DERMAITTIS

There are a lot of fungus cream like nystatin, lamisil, (terbinafine) etc.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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Dr. Joanne Peck
Pediatrics

In brief: Nystatin cream

Some thrush (50-70%) is resistant to Miconazole and nystatin, and you do not want to use anything he can eat.
If it does not get better, your dr may prescribe oral diflucan--systemic, not topical, but more effective.

In brief: Nystatin cream

Some thrush (50-70%) is resistant to Miconazole and nystatin, and you do not want to use anything he can eat.
If it does not get better, your dr may prescribe oral diflucan--systemic, not topical, but more effective.
Dr. Joanne Peck
Dr. Joanne Peck
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