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Can I shave my vagina before using clotrimazole cream for yeast infection or no?

Yes. You may shave, however I would allow at least 12 hours between shaving and using the cream to allow some healing of the area and hair growth beyond the follicle. Read more...

I have candida (yeast) infection. I put one CLOTRIMAZOLE tablet in my vagina. What can I do more? The symptoms are juste white skin and "creamy"...

Clotrimazole. Clotrimazole is one of the effective medications. There are several others available over the counter but this is going to vary from country to country. You can check wth the pharmacist where you live and ask what options are available. If you are not certain if the infection is yeast or not it is best to have your doctor check and confirm the diagnosis. Read more...

Had a yeast infection week and a half ago, treated with diflucan (fluconazole) and clotrimazole cream. Can too much cream cause swelling and red of the vagina lips?

Possibly. Excessive application can cause some irritation, or this could represent an allergic reaction or sensitivity to the medication. Follow up with your provider to determine if you are sensitive/allergic. Read more...

Our 14 month old has yeast infection. We are using lotrimin (clotrimazole) and triple paste and changing diaper frequently. The back iscleared now. Any other tips?

See Pediatrician. Needs to be evaluated to make sure there is no secondary bacterial infection. Also topical treatments usually require diligent use of the medication for weeks and tushy cream of choise with every diaper change. But the fungus may also have a resistance to that medication and your md can prescribe a stronger form or possibly an oral version. Skin irritation from moister/ph. Might try new diaper. Read more...
Yeast infection. It's possible that the yeast infection is also present in the mouth. Not treating it will cause recurrent yeast infection i n the diaper area. Wash your toddler's hands frequently after crawling on the floor. Make sure nobody's fingers are inserted to his mouth. Wash/sterilize binkies/pacifiers daily (including bottle nipples). Read more...
Diaper rash treatmen. Wash your baby with soap and water after each diaper change and make sure she is meticulously dry by using a hair dryer. Leave her diaper open to the air and if you have a goose necked lamp bring it down close to her bottom and leave it for about 20 minutes out of every hour. Read more...