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... What Is Thrush
? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush
? Candidiasis is a common opportunistic infection in people with HIV. It is an infection caused by a common type of yeast
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THANK YOU FOR YOUR RESPONSE, IT HELPED ALOT. I HAVE BEEN TAKING ATRIPLA BUT NOW HAVE THRUSH SINCE I STARTED TAKING THE MEDS. IS THE MED NOT WORKING OR HOW LONG BEFORE I SEE ANY IMPROVEMENT. BESIDES ATRIPLA I AM TAKING,CLOTRIMAXOLE LOZENGES AND...
...It would be very unusual for thrush
to develop while on therapy and then not respond to the medications you are taking. The first thing I would suggest is that Read more »
Doctor, I'm scared. I have had a yeast infection (vaginal) for over 6 years. It didn't itch, so I didn't bother much about it. I tried to get rid of it twice - very far apart - but both times it came back. I now have flat red wart-looking things...
Vaginal candidiasis is a common condition in the immunocompetent (HIV-) population. There are very effective therapies available for management of this condition. For people who have recurrent infections, there are ways of preventing recurrence. My... Read more »
I have a question regarding Thrush. This past week I went to have my teeth cleaned for the first time in 6 or 7 years. Not showing signs of good oral hygiene, but no cavaties. My dentist showed that I had thrush and immediately I started to panic...
...Party drugs and muscle drugs do not cause thrush
, nor does poor oral hygiene, but antibiotic use, especially when it is prolonged, can cause an imbalance in the mouth's normal Read more »
I recently developed thrush in my mouth. The symptoms I had were very much sismilar to indigestion. I had loss of appetitie, fatigued, and drastic weight loss. My doctor has given me a prescription for Diflucan 100mg and I see that the thrush is...
is often a sign of a damaged immune system. Hopefully you are seeing an HIV specialist who can assess the status of your immune Read more »
...still have real trouble controlling one of the most frequently seen of these infections -- oral candidiasis, commonly known as thrush
. At first, candida infections respond very well to drug therapy, and for a time it is possible to prevent... Read more »
...Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Conclusion Introduction Oral candidiasis, which is also called thrush
, is a fungal infection of the mouth and/or throat. Candidiasis of the throat is called esophageal candidiasis... Read more »
...skin 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 »
...and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or sex very painful. Infection in the Mouth Oral candidiasis, called thrush
, involves the mouth and sometimes the throat. It can also occur without symptoms. The most common symptoms usually... Read more »
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...have tested negative for HIV twice in the last 6 months but am not sure if the tests were accurate as I continue to have oral thrush
. I know it's thrush
because I keep scraping it off and it grows right back, also it looks like all the pictures... Read more »
im not sure if this is an early sign of hiv infection but from what ive heard and read it occurs in late hiv infection. is this true? and is it most common on the back on the tongue near the throat???? Read more »
...Hi Guys I have chronic oral thrush
as well as thrush
down below. Had it for 5 weeks. Doctor says i must have got it from the girl i have been seeing for the last Read more »
...Does anyone here know the incubation period for oral thrush
between a possible HIV exposure and the first signs of a problem(white spots)? Is it a few days, a few weeks, a few months? I Read more »