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Is z pack effective treating thrush

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Is z pack effective treating thrush
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This is Dr Basu, Experienced Specialist.
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No it is not.
Zpack is an antibiotic.
Thrush is a fungal infection.
In fact Antibiotic like z pack can worsen oral thrush.
So it should be avoided.
oral thrush is commonly treated with antifungal medications.
Nystatin swich and swallow is commonly used.
Oral fluconazole tablets daily can be tried if nystatin does not work.
Please see your doctor today for the prescription.
Thank you for sharing your concerns with us today. If you have any additional questions or need further clarifications, please do not hesitate to ask. I am here to answer them. I wish you good health. Regards, ***** *****
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