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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 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 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 ...

Can ADD medications like Adderall exacerbate fungal infections?

Posted 5 Mar 2015 2 answers

i started taking Adderall for AADD nine months ago. I broke out in lesions on my scrotum and arms. My right arm swelled and my shoulder became very painful. I went to my Doctor who said it wasn't a drug allergy and She didn't know what it was. Several months latter I went to see he again, ...

What is mupirocin ointment used for?

Posted 24 Dec 2015 1 answer

Does mupirocin ointment help skin staff infection skin fungal infection

When is the best time to take a fluconazole 150mg tablet - in the morning or at night?

Posted 1 Aug 2010 1 answer

I have been advised to take a tablet once a month for fungal infection. I am a diabetic.

What is the treatment for skin rash and itching ?

Posted 23 Oct 2011 1 answer

Had been treated for fungal infection and administered a series of drugs from antibiotics to miconozale creams for a period of 10 days from various doctors.Finally told by mt latest doctor that I should stop all the creams and was given emosolome20mg for five days along with xyzal also for five ...

Anti-fungal Creams: OTC vs prescription?

Posted 24 Nov 2017 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? ...

After a course of terbinafine I feel malaise, dizziness and fatigue and wobbly legs one year later?

Posted 22 Sep 2009 2 answers

I was given terbinafine for toe nail fungal infection in Sept 2008. During the first two weeks I felt malaise, dizziness and fatigue and when I went for a walk my legs were wobbly. I changed to a lacquer after four weeks, but now, I sept 2009, I still feel weak and fatigued and this is very ...

I was prescribed terbinafine for a fungal infection. How seriously shoud I take the side effects?

Posted 11 Oct 2012 2 answers

Hi, I was just diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis. I thought I had eczema, but my PCP says I have that plus a fungal infection. She put me on a regimen of alternating ketoconazole 2% with steroid cream. Plus to knock the infection out, she prescribed terbinafine oral tablets. When I read about ...

Is tretinon cream used to treat fungal infections?

Posted 7 May 2014 2 answers

Is nystatin for a fungal Infection?

Posted 7 Jun 2017 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 ...

What medicine do you take to counteract nausea caused by Lamisil?

Posted 30 Oct 2013 2 answers

I'm taking oral Lamisil for a fungal infection. it causes a lot of nausea and upset stomach... But I have to take it... what drug can be given to counteract the nausea caused by this medication?

My big toe around the cuticle area will turn a brownish/redish color then the nail will come off?

Posted 30 Mar 2014 1 answer

This is the second time my toe nail has done this. Around the cuticle area my nail will start turning a brownish/redish color and sometimes will cause discomfort in that area where it is discolored. Over time the discolor grew out some on my nail, and a new nail was growing behind, I started ...

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