Candidiasis or as it is popularly called, thrush, is a form of fungal infection. Cause the disease fungi genus, Candida, because it gets its name. It should be clarified that the microorganisms of the genus Candida are included in the composition of the microflora of the mouth, vagina, and colon, even in a healthy person, so the cause of thrush - not simply the presence of fungi and their proliferation. Basically, candidiasis develops on the basis of reduced immunity.
Types of thrush :- There are three main types of yeast:
- oral Candidiasis, oral cavity hitting
- intestinal candidiasis (most dangerous of all types of illness, especially in young children)
- genital candidiasis (affects both men and women)
Causes of thrush :- Identify several important reasons candidiasis. The emergence of thrush facilitates reception of various antibiotics and weakening of immunity, for example, in connection with stress, or climate change. Also, thrush often occurs in pregnant women, especially in the last three months of carrying a child. Finally, the development of candidiasis contributes to diabetes and HIV.
Symptoms of thrush :- When genital candidiasis in women defeat covers the vagina and vulva. In men, the head of the penis is affected, as well as the foreskin. Consider thrush symptoms.
Women complain of a burning sensation and itching in the area of the vulva, pain during sexual intercourse and urination. The most striking feature of the disease - white vaginal discharge, the structure resembling cottage cheese.
Men notice a burning sensation and itching in the area of the glans penis and foreskin, redness of data elements of the reproductive system, there is a white film on the head of the penis. Just like women, men complain of pain during sexual intercourse and urination.
Oral candidiasis is manifested in the appearance of white plaque in the oral cavity, why it seems that the patient drink yogurt.
Children thrush manifests as redness and swelling of the skin and itching in the affected area.
The main feature of intestinal candidiasis - is bloating and flatulence, as the fungus "ferment" food. Also, there is a general weakness and fatigue.
Thrush treatment methods of classical medicine :- In the treatment of yeast are used by both local and ingestible funds. Let's talk about the peculiarities of getting rid of genital candidiasis in men and women.
Women are used to treating vaginal preparations, including creams, pills, and suppositories. Part creams used to suppress the symptoms of the disease, that is, to deal with itching and irritation of the genitals. Local treatment is effective only when enough light for yeast. Of the drugs, traditional medicine can cause clotrimazole (the most popular), isoconazole, Miconazole, Nystatin and Natamycin.
It is worth noting that the constant use of candles and tablets can lead to tragic consequences, as they inhibit the normal vaginal microflora. In some cases, anti-fungal agents are complemented by other measures, including immunotherapy, restorative drugs, physiotherapy, and others.
In men, thrush is treated locally by assigning a cream containing clotrimazole. It also helps single dose of fluconazole, but this method of treatment is rarely used.
Separately should mention the treatment of recurrent thrush in classical medicine. Used candles or vaginal tablets, which contain clotrimazole. They should take a long time. In addition, the assigned fluconazole, which should also take a few months.
In the treatment of any type of yeast infection, you need to get rid of all existing infections, both viral and bacterial. The most important thing - cleaning the intestine, because it is just the best environment for parasites.
Thrush treatment methods of homeopathy :- Homeopathic remedies against yeast basically are assigned for internal administration. In some cases even recommend homeopathic dosages of the causative agent of the disease Candida. But there are other drugs besides him.
Mercurius Solubilis is assigned when there are reddish spots ( the , genital form of the disease). The tool is particularly effective upon oral candidias if the blisters are formed, filled with mucus. Used homeopathic medicine in 6, 12 and 30 breeding.
Natrium muriaticum recommended for genital thrush in the case of the formation of white spots and small secretions combined with pain. Also issued and oral candidiasis, if painful rashes appear on the lips and tongue. It applied in the preparation of 6, 12 and 30 dilutions.
Echinacea (as tincture and 3 dilution) and Calendula (as ointments, oils and lotions) are assigned at a high dryness and expressed genital inflammation due to genital thrush.
Homeopathic medicine Sulphur is used to treat genital thrush, if there are itching, burning and thick white discharge with an unpleasant odor. The drug is administered by oral candidiasis if breath smells bad, and in the oral cavity appears plurality of white blisters, and the lips are dry and rough.
Furthermore, in the treatment of genital yeast used Borax 6 dilution.
Separately describe the homeopathic treatment of oral thrush newborn. The main tool used in this case, it is Borax. It is used for pain in the mouth, where the main lesion extends to the language, the wound bleed, which is why the baby is crying and frightened. The need for acceptance of this tool indicates the following fact - the baby cries when it is moved in any way.
Aloe is appointed in the case of localization of lesions on the inside of the cheeks, not the language. Also homeopathic remedy recommended when a child suffers from fecal incontinence (a typical symptom indicating Aloe).
Kalium muriaticum is prescribed in cases where a rash is quite large, it does not matter where they are located.
The above homeopathic medicines are used at 6, 9 and 12 of dilution.
In addition, depending on the child's constitutional type can be assigned Calcarea carbonica, Mercurius Solubilis or Sulfur.