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thrush question
Oct 8, 2005

My doctor gave me nystatin to cure thrush I have been taking it for 2 days and it has not been helpfull can you tell me the average time lenght till its gone, thank you

Response from Dr. Henry

Use of Nystatin to treatm oral thrush in the setting of HIV infection can can many days even weeks to clear. Sometimes I get better results with clotrimazole troches or oral fluconazole used for several weeks. KH

Sores/scabs on scalp
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