Appeared thrush after sex on the head


Good day! After sex appeared white bumps on the head of the penis. Anointed them with the ointment and took fluconazole. Please, tell me how to recover!
Regards, Ilya.


Ilya, Hello! The symptoms that bother you, can indicate the development of a fungal disease called thrush (Candida) genital organs. The main symptoms of candidiasis in men is redness and swelling of the prepuce, of the glans penis. In addition, when yeast infection men complain of swelling of the genitals, itching in their area, pain during and after sex, discomfort after urination.

Also one of the main symptoms of candidiasis is a cheesy plaque in white on the penis. To prevent the deterioration of health, more vivid manifestations of the symptoms, should immediately go to the doctor to be diagnosed, which he will appoint. It is important to know about the most important risk factors that trigger the development of candidiasis. These include:

  • diabetes mellitus;
  • a significant weakening of the immune system;
  • dysbiosis;
  • any disease of the pelvic organs, internal organs;
  • penile trauma, spinal cord and brain;
  • the lack of vitamins, minerals.

Yeast infection treatment genitals appoint a doctor after the patient will pass all necessary tests, pass the tests. Assigned to treat antifungal creams, ointments, solutions for topical use, tablets for oral administration, vitamins, minerals. Some of the effective drugs – Clotrimazole, Pimafucin, Miramistin, Itraconazole, fluconazole.

Suggest a checkup and your sex partner. After all, most often fungal infection is in women, can be transmitted to men, if those very severely weakened immune system. If it still does not show up the yeast infection, let them still turn to the doctor will take preventive therapy. In the case of fungal infection gynecologist should pick up individual therapy for her. We advise you not to self-medicate, but rather go to the hospital!

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