+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    1,657
    Thanks
    602
    Thanked
    599
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Thrush and probiotics

    Hi. Am 28 weeks pregnant and have thrush for the 3rd time. 2nd pregnancy and have never had thrush before so not sure what else to do apart from Dr advice of canestan pessaries and cream.
    One website said to take probiotics as well and avoid all yeast products. My Dr said 'canestan will sort it out' but I really dont want it again...esp coming into the warmer weather.
    Any advice?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    3,487
    Thanks
    449
    Thanked
    1,571
    Reviews
    12
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Re: Thrush and probiotics

    Oh I feel your pain, I had it so bad with my summer baby. I took double doses of probiotics, cut down on sugar, yeast etc, dont stay in wet togs - I had to wear a liner due to discharge so made sure it was always dry. But yes, the pessaries did work but I did have to use more than 1 course. Yuk!

    Sent from my LG-P500 using BubHub


 

Similar Threads

  1. Vaginal thrush = nipple thrush?
    By Me&MrMagoo in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 21-09-2012, 21:26
  2. Probiotics to lessen colds and viruses
    By FearlessLeader in forum General Child Health Issues
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 05-06-2012, 13:34

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
TriBalance Health + Wellness
Brisbane Pregnancy Pilates Classes TriBalance Health + Wellness
Run as part of our Clinical Pilates program by an experienced physiotherapist. Programs are individually tailored and classes are 60min, scheduled on Saturdays at 9am and 10am. $38 per class or a 5 class pass for $175. (*health fund rebates apply)
SAVE when purchasing 5 classes!
featured supporter
Baby Sensory
Baby Sensory is the only baby programme that offers a complete approach to learning & development. Our classes offer an exciting world full of fun sensory experiences for parents and babies to enjoy.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!