Treatment of yeast infection in men at home - simple rules and recommendations
July 27, 2012
Thrush refers to the group of diseases that do not require treatment in specialized units in the hospital. Treatment of yeast infection in men in the home can be done effectively if all the medical recommendations. You can not compare with the self-treatment at home, which is the cause of serious consequences for health.
How to treat thrush at home
Since the causative agent of thrush is a fungal flora is a mandatory component of the treatment should be antifungal therapy. It can be administered in the form of general and local action. Local treatment involves performing treatments outside of the male genitalia with special drugs. All of these treatments a man can do at home, where there are all the necessary conditions. For treatments used antifungal agent produced in the form of creams, gels and ointments, e.g., clotrimazole cream
Clotrimazole - effective against bacteria
, Deklosid ointment, gel Candida. These funds are applied to the skin and mucous genitals with a thin layer of up to three times during the day.
Spending treatment should be within 10-12 days. During the entire period of treatment is necessary to abstain from sexual activity, otherwise the effectiveness of all the measures will be kept to a minimum and will not have the desired positive results.
In addition, the man of the house will receive a topical treatment for thrush, it will have to take pills systemic antifungal action. These drugs include the following:
- drug fluconazole
Fluconazole - used with caution
, The reception of which can be assigned in several ways. If the dose is 50 mg tablets to be taken once a day for a week. The drug at a dose of 150 mg can be enjoyed only once, and then repeat the reception of seven days. This scheme worked well in the acute treatment of thrush;
- itraconazole taken three days or one day twice a day at 200 mg.
Driving prescribed drugs for thrush in men
Thrush in men - not such a rarity
appointed on the basis of the clinical course of the disease in each individual case, while there are standard antifungal therapy, which must be followed to obtain a result of the treatment.
Hygiene measures in the treatment of yeast infection in men
Carrying out any medical actions at home will not have positive results without the fulfillment of certain hygiene requirements. First of all we are talking about clean hands. Do not forget to wash your hands before and after visiting the toilet. In most cases, patients ignore such an elementary respect for the recommendations, forgetting that important in causing the disease given clean hands.
It is necessary to change underwear every day and try to wear clothes from natural fabrics.
It is essential for the normal process of ventilation. Synthetic fabrics do not allow air and are able to create the effect of moisture ("greenhouse effect"), which will stimulate the development of fungi. In such circumstances, to get rid of the pathogen is difficult, so the healing process can be time-consuming and inefficient.
With regard to hygienic water treatment, when their conduct is strictly impossible to use conventional toilet or laundry soap. You need to purchase specially designed for intimate hygiene male agents, the use of which will not affect the status of the microflora.
Thrush in men - not such a rarity - Chronic candidiasis
June 20, 2013
- Thrush in men - not such a rarity
- As shown
- The dangerous
- How long is treated
- Chronic candidiasis
Chronic candidiasis in men
Chronic candidiasis - a common disease, occurring in both women and men between the ages of fifteen and forty-five years (in very rare cases, chronic candidiasis may occur in children). In the absence of proper treatment for candida it turns into a very serious chronic illness.
Causes of chronic candidiasis in men
Yeast-like fungus candida (candida), the causative agent of candidiasis, is constantly present in the human body. Under normal conditions, these microbes are harmless, but the weakening of the human immune system begins proliferation of fungus. The lack of treatment in this case can lead to excessive presence of the fungus in the body and serious health consequences.
The factor that provoked chronic candidiasis in men
Candidiasis in men: what is the reason?
Can be any disruption of the immune system
The immune system - how it works?
- Misuse of antibiotics
Antibiotics - whether they will help you in the foreseeable future?
or other drugs
- Unbalanced diet and a lot of junk food
- Unprotected sex, fungus infection from a partner
- Unhealthy Lifestyle
- Alcohol abuse, smoking,
Symptoms of chronic candidiasis in men
Symptoms of disease vary depending on gender: women are generally observed the characteristic symptoms of thrush - itching, redness of the genitals, and men - the same itching, redness, swelling of the glans penis, in rare cases - a rash. In the most serious cases of chronic candidiasis infection affects the internal organs - affects the lungs, liver, appendix.
Treatment of chronic candidiasis in men
One of the main causes of excessive breeding of fungus, leading to chronic candidiasis - the weakening of immunity
Immunity - types and characteristics in children in adults
human body. To prevent the occurrence of chronic candidiasis, stop the proliferation of microorganisms and strengthen the immune system can be a variety of ways, including:
- Give up bad food: products subject to technological processing - including all kinds of fast food - contain a lot of harmful fats and sugars that promote the growth of microorganisms. So first of all at the first signs of candidiasis is necessary to give up foods rich in sugars. To strengthen the immune system, it is necessary to include in the diet as much as possible of fresh green vegetables and fruits, vitamins A, B and C. Regular exercise - yoga, walking, aerobic exercise - can help improve the body's ability to fight disease.
- Take advantage of traditional medicine: a means to combat the fungus exists in folk medicine for several centuries. In many cases, these tools more effective than medication for candidiasis, which are sold in pharmacies - whether it be creams, lotions, or other medicines. Often, medicines for chronic candidiasis only suppress the symptoms, but does not help to cope with the disease completely.