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Fungal and Yeast Infections

Also known as Antifungal Medication, Aspergillosis, Athlete's Foot, Clotrimazole, Econazole, Fluconazole, Isoconazole, Ketoconazole, Miconazole, Nystatin, Ringworm, Terbinafine, Tinea, Yeast Infections

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  • What do these sores look like to you...

    I wore a thong the other day under my leggings on a very hot day. (Mind you I’ve been walking around outside all day) didn’t really think nothing of it. The next day I had sort of an itch. It wasn’t too bad, just felt as if it was a little rug burn, which happens regularly if I wear a thong too long...

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  • Terbinafine Loss of taste

    I had taken terbinafine for about six weeks for a toenail infection when my sense of taste pretty much completely disappeared over the course of 3-4 days.  I have a vague salty/bitter taste in my mouth, but nothing tastes of anything....sweet, salt, bitter...all gone.  I can put pure sugar...

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  • How long does Terbinafine take to work

    Hi everybody, I've been taking Terbinafine now for three weeks (eight week course) for a skin infection but i am yet to see any improvement. Is this normal only i expected to see some signs by now. Just wondering if i should visit the docs again. No side effects for me fortunately after what i've...

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  • Terbinafine will taste return

    Have been on 250mg for 5 weeks for skin infection. Have now lost all sense of taste and miserable as choosing not to eat as dull and boring. I am choosing to stop medication now as nothing is worse than this and i fly on holiday tomorrow. Does anyone know if my taste will return to normal and how long...

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  • Recurring vaginal yeast infection

    Has anyone suffered from recurring vaginal yeast infections.  Diflucan did not help me.  I used boric acid suppositories for a month and it cleared up.  10 days later another yeast infection.  Has anyone continually used boric acid suppositories? I see the Dr. tomorrow to get checked....

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  • Terbinafine

    I have stopped taking Terbinafine over 18 days ago after taking it for 5 weeks after I noticed loss of taste. I am amazed at the lack of knowledge on this drug. I called my Dr's office only to find out that she had never heard of this side affect and really had no advise for me. I also called 3 pharmacists...

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  • How bad is your thrush during a yeast infection? *Graphic*

    I had bacterial vaginosis followed by a yeast infection last year and it wasn't as bad.. the yeast infection was noticeable by a cottage cheese like discharge with no smell. This time... same thing happen bacterial vaginosis and soon after I am noticing yeast infection symptons. But, this time it...

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  • suspected bacterial/ fungal infection

    Hi guys,  As briefly as possible.... I have had on an off theletes foot forever. I also have seb derm on my scalp. Recently I've developed gum problems and very recently I've developed a rash on my penis which is now smelling mildly fishy.  In the past I've also had jock itch...

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  • Foot Injury Questions

    I went to the emergency room a week ago and they told me it was just a contusion (deep bruising) but it was still hurting after a few days so I went to an orthopedics and he said I had a minor dislocation and should rest 1 day and then I can run again. But the area around my arch hurts when I bend it...

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  • IBS on anticandida diet? Food or die-off?

    Hi! I've been following anticandida diet for cca 2 months. After die-off which occured a month ago and lasted for about 1 week, my symptoms got better but the new issue started to bother me: digestive issues. I have frequent stomach cramps, nausea and frequent soft stool (3-5 times a day). I feel...

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  • UTIs and Yeast Infections Once a Month??

    I am 18 years old and for the past year, I experience a week or two of pure pain when having to use the restroom. It burns when I pee and at times it has itched, stung, and I've had thicker discolored discharge. I am sexually active, and I have been for a long time, at least since I was 13. I thought...

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  • Hair like fungus on my Back

    - Today I found hair like fungus on my back. As reported by my room-mate, it was there for more than a month but he thought it was hair growth only (please see the picture). - Features : Hair like strands embedded in skin, black in color, no allergy or itching, no rashes, can be pulled from skin very...

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  • Fungal Infection? and Dermal

    Hello, I though that I might have a fungal infection in the genital area. I had some Dermol lotion in the bathroom and decided to try it. It seems to be working. I know that it contains a chloride and hexidine based products, which are antiseptics, but can it also have anti-fungal effects?. I know...

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  • Tinea advice

    Hello been told I have TV, been given nizoral 2% shampoo to use for 5 days; I'm confused how I will know it's worked though as everywhere says the lighter patches stay for months. Is there anyway to tell the treatment is working?

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  • Voriconizole and alcohol

    Hi guys, This is my first post so hopefully I can get some advice. I have been taking Voriconizole 200mg for 8 weeks twice a day and though i know I'm not to drink alcohol with it, I decided to the other night when catching up with a friend whom I haven't seen in a while. Long story short,...

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  • How can I be sure that my ringworm is gone? Tinea Manuum

    I've been suffering from ringworm on my left index finger for a little over a month now and have been taking Terbinafine pills ever since July 5th. I went to the doctor again on August 2nd, who then did a KOH test and said he did not find any fungus under the microscope. I asked if I could still...

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  • What to do now to prevent a bacterial/yeast infection *tips*

    I am finally cleared from my bacterial/yeast infection. Thrust and symptoms are practically gone. Now, is the time to take the steps to avoid it from coming back. I still don't know what is the true cause(s) yet, so I am going to assume it's some where along the lines due to my period,sex,lack...

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  • Weekly Yeast Infection!

    For the past 2 months I have a vaginal thrush infection weekly! Driving me insane been to the doctors and was tested for yeast and Bv. They said it was just candida. I have one 'sore' it's a white lump on the side that won't go. The doc has given me weekly pessarys but they return. I...

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  • I have an issue with my vagina.. herpe?

    Hey so  a month ago after a painful intercourse, my boyfriend notice this thin at the entrance of my vagina. It looked like a sore or cut! I looked it up on the web they were talking of yeast infection or herpes. None of the pictures actually looked like it except for a cut... so I went to my doctor...

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  • Taste loss ongoing with terbinafine

    Hi I am female 50 years old and 7stone 12lbs.  I took terbinafine with no problems for 4 weeks but then my taste distorted.  I stopped this drug 5 weeks ago and I still cannot taste much apart from coffee and celery!  I am becoming depressed and now have stomach pain due to me not eating...

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  • Headache for 4 months - ear and sinus pressure (Candida?)

    Hi! I'm a 26 year old female with no serious health issues until recently. It all started 4-5 months ago. I was constantly sick, had 3 flues in 1,5 month and normally have them once or twice a year. For my first flu I took antibiotic and for the other didn't take any medicine. My blood results...

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  • Recurrent yeast infection or herpes?

    Hello all, For the past three months I've been having what appears to be a recurrent years infection. The symptoms will go away with my period only to return a few days after it is over. I have taken monistat 1 and monistat 3 which appeared to work for a week but again the symptoms returned. I was...

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  • Is this herpes or a skin problem?

    Hey guys so I am 19 and I am sexually active. I have been for 2 years now. Lately I have noticed really small bumps on my labia. Like they seen very small. i can feel them but when I look I i see nothing. Since I hit puberty I have suffered from bad yeast infections and since i was younger I've had...

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  • What is this(pics attached)

    Weird rounded patch on penis. Intense itching when rubbed lightly and during masturbation. There are protruding black spots near the periphery. If anyone could identify it.

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  • Terbinafine/Lamisil Reaction?

    Hi...I've been taking Terbinafine for 30 days for and athlete's foot infection that spread to my hands and face. The infection is just now beginning to clear. Recently, I started feeling sharp little jabs or pokes that sometimes hurt and leave small red dots or odd shapes on my skin that sometimes...

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  • Tearing on vagina wall

    I am prone to having yeast infection whenever I had sex. I realised the cause of it might come from a tearing in my vagina wall when my ex- partner thrusting a dildo fairly quickly in and out without having any lube. Is there a cure to heal back the ineer wall? Because it seemed that every time I have...

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  • Fungus resistant to antifungal creams?

    Finally became clear of fungal infection after 2 weeks on 250 mg terbinafine. Kept applying ketoconazole daily for two months, even though all areas were clear, just as a preventive of further infection. Also had boiled boxer shorts and socks to kill any remaining spores. Also periodically used ketoconazole...

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  • Groin rashes

    I'm suffering from groin rashes from last two months. There is too much itching in the area. The skin colour has changed to dark red. There is itching on penis also and the groin rashes has expanded to scrotum also. Please help...

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  • Why would anyone take Terbinafine?

    OK, so that's a rhetorical question but hopefully it still counts - the point being that this medication is totally not worth the pain. I began using about two months ago and reacted adversely to it within two weeks, and am still feeling the effects, six weeks later. Severe itching, blotches and...

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