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What is the reason for not taking Prednisone if you have a fungal infection anywhere in your body?

Posted 7 May 2014 by donnag55 2 answers

I have just been prescribed prednisone by my neurologist. 50 mg for 2 weeks, 40 mg for 2 weeks, 30 mg for 2 weeks and then "we will see." This is for Myasthenia Gravis -- my symptoms are not severe and I have not had any breathing problems. Before taking prednisone, I checked it on ...

Anyone ever experienced a staph infection in their finger known as Felon multiple times?

Posted 7 Nov 2013 by rockxxromance 4 answers

I've had an ingrown nail on my finger get infected and then begin to turn a purple-yellow-ish color as well as swell. After a few days, I awoke to my finger throbbing in pain and it had ballooned up to about twice its size in the tip! I read online you could possibly lose your finger if you ...

Healing Malassezia Folliculitis?

Posted 4 days ago by mng2018 1 answer

Turns out I have a rash, Malassezia Folliculitis. I’ve been using nizoral shampoo for a couple minutes then washing it off, and it’s helped significantly. It’s now drying up though and a lot of the little blockages are sticking out. Should I let them come out on their own? Or ...

Infections - Need to know if any one know good doctor in Los Angeles area specialize treating...

Posted 19 May 2018 by Terry4900 0 answers

... internal head fungal infection? The scald is itching, hairs falling out , small red spots on the scald, feel constant pain in the head, difficult falling sleep

Anti-fungal Creams: OTC vs prescription?

Posted 24 Nov 2017 by NaturallyInquisitive 1 answer

I had a fungal infection (ringworm) on the back of my hands and began using OTC 1% clotrimazole for 1 month. That didn't work and my doctor prescribed me 2% ketoconazole. Within 1 week, the infection subsided dramatically. Why is ketoconazole prescribed? Is it a stronger anti-fungal cream? ...

What is the baseline dosage of itraconazole to take for a skin infection, and minimum duration?

Posted 29 Mar 2018 by DAMARA 0 answers

Relative to a scalp fungal infection.

My feet have something going on with the skin. Athletes foot? Eczema? Or something else?

Posted 17 Mar 2018 by SWiM1993 0 answers

It started off as mild athletes foot and now I just think it's something else. My skin on top of all my toes are red as almost it's raw skin, but it doesn't feel raw. My toes have cracks too and they have an itch occasionally that feels like athletes foot. I have been using fungal ...

How to treat recurrent fungal infections?

Posted 6 Jan 2018 by jasonafolay 0 answers

I have diabetes and had a severe case of jock itch which was treated by anti-fungal cream. But recently, I notice redness and itchy rash return in my groin area. Can my diabetes cause my recurrent jock itch? What should I do now? Should I try oral medication, cream or anything else? Please, help me!

Why is voriconazole so expensive ?

Posted 31 Jan 2018 by mosai878 0 answers

How to treat fungal infection?

Posted 7 Sep 2017 by Chikotle 1 answer

Is nystatin for a fungal Infection?

Posted 7 Jun 2017 by samson2340 1 answer

I was given 2 medication for sores in my mouth. One is Triamcin/ORA, which says it is a steroid medication. It also says in the leaflet of instructions that it should not be used if you have a fungus/fungal infection anywhere in your body. The second medication is called Marions Mouthwash. A ...

Could large psoriasis plaque on lower back have a secondary fungal infection that ketoconazole could

Posted 6 Jul 2017 by Leelee62 0 answers

... maybe help? All other areas have cleared with tar or salicylate meds

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