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I occasionally get yeast...

I occasionally get yeast infections - and I'd like to avoid doctor visits every time I need a fluconazole tablet. Is it safe to take the fluconazole for pets?

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

Urgency and burning....

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with the burning? Are you experiencing any other discomfort?

Hours....literally....I respond quickly to the fluconazole 150 tablets.... as in an hour all symptoms are gone...

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Nothing.... Other than having an occasional yeast infection - I need no other meds.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Medical
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What's the dosage of the fluconazole tablets you have?

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