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11 Oct 2006

thrush medication effect?
i am using canesten for thrush at the moment and i read in the leaflet that it can decrease the safety of latex condoms.. just wondering how long does canesten take to work through your system and how long after the teatment should i wait before having sex? im on the 6 day course
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Wait two to three days after stopping the medication.

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