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Mouth And Throat Candidiasis Odor

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Systemic Candidiasis

...keep yeast from growing. For example, some nutritionists believe garlic has natural antifungal properties that may help prevent candidiasis. Fresh garlic is considered best, although commercial garlic "pills" help reduce the odors. Fresh garlic can be mixed into other foods, eaten raw (up to six cloves a day), or minced and put into empty gelatin capsules. (Note: It's unknown if large amounts of garlic interfere with anti-HIV therapies, but...
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putrid body and breath odor and HIV

Why do i have a really putrid body and breath odor? I was diagnosed with HIV+ in October 2008 and have just started meds a week ago
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...New body odor has not been an issue with the vast majority of persons with either HIV infection or on treatment. I thorough history and physical Read more »

urinre odor

Hi. I have been having unprotected sex with my partner for 6 months, and a few days ago I noticed a really strong odor in my urine. Can I have an STD?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
Absolutely you could, and it is important that you go ahead and get tested for these, including gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis and HIV. And don't forget HBV if you have not had your vaccinations for this. Finally, make sure your partner also gets... Read more »

Foamy, darker and odorous urine

I am a 54 yo old male in excellent shape, and have been HIV+ for 5 years. Since switching from Truvada/Sustiva to Atripla, my urine is consistently been extremely foamy, darker in color and with a strong urea odor -- very unlike before. I never...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...brief trial off melatonin or use of the old Truvada/Sustiva could sort out those seemingly unlikely possibilities. Urine color/odor seems to change from week to week sometimes in a manner that is hard to understand. If your liver/kidney/glucose/... Read more »

Vaginal odor

HelloIs a strong vaginal odor (fishy ), a proof of presence of BV?Or do some women just have a strong vaginal odor?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...A strong vaginal odor, sometimes described as "fishy," can be a sign of bacterial vaginosis (BV). It is important to determine whether or not there Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...way to avoid an outbreak of candidiasis is to strengthen your immune system by taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs). Most candida infections are easily treated with local therapies. In people with weakened immune systems, these infections... Read more »
Project Inform

Candidiasis Update

...damaged or weakened immune systems, Candida can recur and be difficult to treat. Candidiasis can occur in the mouth, esophagus (throat), digestive tract, vagina or on the skin. The most common site of infection is in the mouth (thrush) and/or... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections the body generally keep Candida under control. When it gets out of control, Candida can cause problems in the mouth, throat, or vagina. This can happen when the immune system is weakened by HIV or when you take antibiotics (which can kill... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan) lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...toxins is a major contribution, directly or indirectly to the following list of serious conditions: 1. Intolerance of perfumes, odors, fumes, fabric shop odors and tobacco smoke. 2. Complaints that worsen in damp, muggy or moldy places. 3.... Read more »


Posted by Jay007, 2 Replies
...HI,everyone.Has anyone here noticed a change in their body odor, if so what have you done about it? Iam scared of sitting in the same room with people when Iam exuding this odor.I've seen a Read more »

Erythematous candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply itself.. then it comes back maybe in a week in a diff location and goes away again.. does this sound like Erythematous candidiasis? from what i have read it is unlikly it is because it usually doesnt just resolve by itself within a day or... Read more »

Mouth & Oesophagus Candidiasis - Signs & Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...from candidiasis????? Also, does anybody know the symptoms of GULLET (OESOPHAGUS) CANDIDIASIS? Is it simply a "lump" in the throat kind of feeling? I have a feeling of something stuck in my throat... Please help. Would mouth candidiasis be... Read more »