Hexicon - drug, which is particularly suitable for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections in the event of unprotected sex. It is used for the treatment of obesity, as well as a local contraceptive. But with the help of yeast hexicon can not be disinfected.
What is thrush, what it is called and the treated
Thrush called candidiasis (candidiasis) of the vagina. Called it the yeast genus Candida, who often live on the mucous membranes of the genitals of men and women, without causing disease. But with the weakening of the body, for example, after any disease fungi begin to multiply rapidly, resulting in showing signs of thrush.
The fungi of the genus Candida breed and if after treatment with antibiotics or other antibacterial drugs significantly reduced the amount of natural microflora, which hindered their reproduction. Therefore thrush often occurs during the treatment of various infections.
The signs of thrush are the appearance of genital mucosa single cheesy kind of attacks that can be easily removed. At the same time itching and burning in the area. If the yeast infection is left untreated, the attacks grow, merge together and turn into a film, closely welded to the mucosa. If this plaque is still removed, the mucosa will bleed.
Treat thrush antifungal agents that can be taken orally and applied topically to the mucous membranes.
Today the most common antifungal agent for the treatment of thrush
Treating Thrush: how to get rid of bad fungus
Fluconazole is (it is produced by many names - Diflucan, mikosist), which is enough to take only once. Topically to treat a variety of yeast used clotrimazole dosage forms (tablets and vaginal cream).
What happens if you treat thrush hexicon
Hexicon - is an antiseptic for topical application, which is available in vaginal suppositories
Vaginal suppositories - for contraception and treatment of inflammation
. The active ingredient is chlorhexidine digluconate hexicon which is active against a variety of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria - syphilis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, ureaplasmosis, trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, herpes viruses.
At the same time (though to a much lesser extent), it can suppress the livelihoods and the natural microflora of the vagina
The microflora of the vagina: purity
(acid-resistant lactobacilli), which ensures its purity, without allowing too much to grow pathogenic microflora. Manufacturers preparation instructions written that Hexicon kills lactobacilli. But if a woman is treated hexicon yourself, where is the guarantee that it is used correctly, in the correct dosage and to observe the established duration of the course?
But all the mushrooms, including the genus Candida, are not sensitive to chlorhexidine. Therefore, when applying hexicon bacterial vaginal flora will be partially destroyed, causing proliferation of the smooth kind of yeast fungus Candida, that is a sharp increase in all forms of yeast.
Hexicon also has a contraceptive effect. He is able to destroy the sperm by interfering with the permeability of their membranes and metabolism. Therefore, some women use it as a topical spermicidal agent.
When Hexicon help
Hexicon widely used for the prevention of diseases, sexually transmitted diseases - chlamydia, ureaplasma, trichomoniasis, gonorrhea, syphilis, genital herpes. It is particularly effective within two hours of unprotected intercourse, in this case one will administering vaginal suppositories with hexicon.
Apply Hexicon and prevention of various complications before- and after gynecological operations, manipulations (for example, when you install the IUD), abortion, childbirth.
With hexicon possible to treat inflammation of the vagina and cervix (obesity, cervicitis), including during pregnancy and nursing
Breastfeeding - a personal choice
breast, as Hexicon not absorbed into the bloodstream. In this case Hexicon one suppository administered twice a day for a week. But sometimes the treatment can be extended to 20 days the doctor.
As a means of local contraception Hexicon apply in the event that a woman is contraindicated the use of hormonal contraceptives or intrauterine. In addition, it can be used during the postpartum period and during breastfeeding. Applied Hexicon and if the need arises periodically contraception. For this purpose, suppositories administered five minutes before intercourse. Repeated sexual intercourse introduces a new candle.
Hexicon - good antibacterial drug for topical application. That's just they do not cure thrush.