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What is the over the counter medicine some moms recommend for thrush in babies?

I saw a post yesterday about an over the counter medication that some moms have used to combat thrush in their babies. My daughter is almost 4 months old. Any suggestions?

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Asked by BabyKelsiesMom at 3:50 PM on Oct. 10, 2008 in Health

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    Clortrimazole anti-fungal cream – you can use this over-the-counter cream in place of Nystatin. ... CHRONIC, RESISTANT CASES OF THRUSH IN MOM OR BABY ... -

    Answer by vbruno at 4:50 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • you can also use gentian violet. There's no way I'd put Clortrimazole in my baby's mouth, I don't care what Dr. Sears' website says.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:36 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

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