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I took fluconazole this morning at 9am. Now I'm having moderate discharge ( white creamy ). Is that?

Posted 23 Feb 2017 1 answer

... the anti-fungal doing what it's supposed to do? I didn't know I had a yeast infection, it looked semi clear so I took it as normal vaginal discharge. I'm highly active (gym everyday) I eat well One sexual partner No diabetes Often in leggings or skinny jeans Have seen this... read more

What is mupirocin ointment used for?

Posted 24 Dec 2015 1 answer

Does mupirocin ointment help skin staff infection skin fungal infection

Is triamcinolone acetonide an anti-fungal?

Posted 24 Sep 2016 1 answer

I've used fluocinonide 0.05 for years. Now my HMO allowed triamcinolone acetonide. I have constant itchy skin eruptions, scalp itch and brittle hair with hair loss. Is triamcinolone going to address these issues?

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?... read more

If I have fungal folliculitis would going off antibiotics clear it up?

Posted 5 Jun 2016 2 answers

I have been on antibiotics (doxycycline) for about 2 months. it still has not cleared up, in fact it is worse than before I started but less bad than the first couple of weeks I took it. When I went off antibiotics for 3 days it really flared up so I went back on them. Would it be different now it... read more

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... read more

Is it common to have extreme pain when I take clotrimazole 1% topical ear drops for fungal?

Posted 9 Dec 2018 1 answer

... infection? I have been on drops for 3 days, still taking drops but extreme pain for about 1/2 hour.

Toenail is soft and yellow. I can rip it off in a whole piece with no pain at all. Not fungal?

Posted 22 Apr 2017 1 answer

About 10 years ago I noticed that my right big toe nail had a deep dark orange circle on it. I thought it was a fungal thing so I went to the doctor. She gave me lamasil, but after a month my mom made me stop taking it because it was bad for the liver or something and it looked like it was getting... read more

What can happen if taking methylprednlsolone while having a fungal infection?

Posted 17 days ago 0 answers

Read methylprednlsolone taper dose pack literature it states do not take if you have a fungal infection anywhere in the body. I have toe fungus on all toes, took med for 3 weeks. What kind of damage may have been done. 2 swollen knee joints with pain maybe?

I'm taking fluconazole for sinus fungal infection. On day 8, 6 more to go?

Posted 6 Jan 2016 1 answer

... I don't think it's going to be cured by then as it seems to be very slowly working. Anyone have experience with this and how long did it take? What else seemed to work?

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