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I have a fungal infection that is always recurring since last year. my doctor found that i have vaginal cyst, he recommended me antibiotics for cyst but still gave me antifungal medication for the candiasis . wont this antibiotic increase yeast infection

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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine

In brief: Fluconazole

or Diflucan (fluconazole) is an excellent anti-fungal antibiotic often used in conjunction to prevent yeast infections form antibiotic use.
It is generally safe and effective, unless you are allergic to it.

In brief: Fluconazole

or Diflucan (fluconazole) is an excellent anti-fungal antibiotic often used in conjunction to prevent yeast infections form antibiotic use.
It is generally safe and effective, unless you are allergic to it.
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