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I am 68 years old and cant believe that what I have is a yeast

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I am 68 years old and can't believe that what I have is a yeast infection. It has been about 30 years since I last experienced this. I have recently stopped taking Prozac, could this have anything to do with a yeast infection? Since it has been so long, can you tell me what is the best product to buy.

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Prozac would not be expected to in anyway contribute to you having a yeast infection.

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The good news? Since you last dealt with the issue, medication to easily treat a yeast infection has become available over the counter without a doctors Rx.

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There are a number of products available and all of them work. Monostat is the one my wife uses...other brand names are XXXXX XXXXX or mycelex.

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All of them are safe and effective.

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