Yeast Infection (Candidiasis) Topic Guide

Yeast Infection (Candida, Candidiasis) Yeast Infection (Candida, Candidiasis): Candidiasis is type of yeast infection, and is the most common type of yeast infection. Candidiasis yeast infections are caused by a fungus. Areas where candidiasis yeast infection can occur are vaginal, thrush (mouth), skin, diaper rash, nailbed, penile, and other genital organs. Treatment for candidiasis yeast infections are OTC and prescription medication. Rarely a candidiasis yeast infection can infect the internal organs and cause serious complications, even death.

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Yeast Infection (Candida, Candidiasis) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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metronidazole vaginal Metronidazole Vaginal

Metronidazole vaginal (for use in the vagina) is an antibiotic that is used to treat vaginal infections caused by bacteria...learn more »

miconazole topical Miconazole Topical

Miconazole topical is an antifungal medication. Miconazole topical prevents fungus from growing on your skin...learn more »

miconazole vaginal Miconazole Vaginal

Miconazole is an antifungal medication. It prevents fungus from growing...learn more »

terconazole vaginal Terconazole Vaginal

Terconazole is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus...learn more »

clotrimazole Clotrimazole

Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication. It is like an antibiotic but is used to treat yeast (fungal) infections...learn more »

tioconazole vaginal Tioconazole Vaginal

Tioconazole is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus...learn more »

fluconazole Fluconazole

Fluconazole is an antifungal medicine that is used to treat infections caused by fungus, which can invade any part of the body including the mouth, throat, e...learn more »