Treatment of candidiasis in men
It should be noted that fungi of the genus Candida in the body are constantly. They begin to develop (multiply) when certain favorable conditions are created for them.
A lot of women are talking about a woman's thrush. However, it is also necessary to know what the treatment for candidiasis in men is.
Rare development of the disease in men is due tothe fact that the fungus is washed out of the urethra naturally. In addition, as observations show, Candida is quite ill-sucked on their genitals. Therefore, the diagnosis of this ailment in a man indicates that his immune system is very weakened for some reason. In addition, thrush can indicate the presence of infection in the reproductive system.
Treatment of candidiasis in men is selected taking into account the severity of the symptoms of the disease. The main signs of ailment include:
- soreness in the process of sexual contact;
swelling of the head and penis;
- very unpleasant and strong smell;
- burning sensation, itching;
- occurrence of white formation (raid) on the head;
- redness in the genital area.
First of all, it should be noted that thrush does notcarries a special threat to life and health. However, the disease can be characterized by a chronic course, and often relapses occur. In addition, the clinical manifestations of the disease are very unpleasant and cause a lot of discomfort. Symptoms of thrush are similar to signs of diseases transmitted through sexual contact. This causes the consideration of the disease along with them. In addition, the spread of fungus in the body in the absence of timely treatment can lead to serious lesions of internal organs. In practice, there are quite a lot of cases of development of such ailments as vesiculitis, prostatitis due to a running thrush.
Treatment of candidiasis in men is based on the intake of drugs similar to those used in the treatment of female disease. As a rule, medication is prescribed for both sexual partners.
The therapeutic effect of medicines is aimed at restoring the balance of the microflora of the genital organs. In addition, vitamins, a special diet, can be prescribed during the treatment.
Two or three weeks continues incubationperiod of candidiasis urethritis. This condition is the initial stage of the male thrush. It is necessary to be alerted at detection of white allocation in the form of a dense mucus. Candidiasis of the penis can also be manifested by discomfort during the emptying of the bladder.
When the first signs of the disease manifest, one should immediately visit a specialist who, having excluded another reason, accurately diagnoses and prescribes treatment for candidiasis.
Men usually have a therapeutic coursetakes about a week and is limited to the use of cream with clotrimazole. Urogenital form of the disease involves the use of local medicines, which are applied a thin layer on the head and the foreskin of the penis twice a day. In some cases, a single-time oral antifungal medication of a combined type is also prescribed. In the treatment of the disease, the drug "Fluconazole" in various dosage forms has proved itself well. As a rule, the medication is prescribed in a dosage of 150 milligrams. It should be noted that this tool is not always mandatory.
Also during the therapeutic course, it is advisable to take vitamins, drugs on a medicinal basis.
For preventive purposes, it is necessary toregular strengthening of immunity, attentive to the microflora of the genitals, and adhere to the norms of hygiene. Thus, candidiasis can be prevented. How to treat the disease most effectively, only a specialist knows.