6 doctors weighed in:
Can person with tight foreskin, who is using the steroid cream to make it looser, end up with a yeast infection there?
6 doctors weighed in

3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Usually if you have a yeast infection, it was there because of the phimosis and cleaning problems rather than steroid cream. However it may be possible to develop the yeast due to the steroids.
In that case there are steroid/anti fungal combo creams.

In brief: Yes
Usually if you have a yeast infection, it was there because of the phimosis and cleaning problems rather than steroid cream. However it may be possible to develop the yeast due to the steroids.
In that case there are steroid/anti fungal combo creams.
Dr. Michael Louie
Dr. Michael Louie
Thank
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Yes.

In brief: Yes
Yes.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
12 years in practice
93K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors