Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Yeast infection on my little boy!

Last week we took my 21 month old to the Dr and it turned out he had a yeast infection. The Dr. gave us a prescription, but told us a bunch of home remedies to try first. We've done hydrogen peroxide, oatmeal baths, airing him out. We finally broke down and got the prescription, but it doesn't seem to be getting better! Any advice?

Answer Question

Asked by Sarahb21 at 11:22 AM on Feb. 22, 2011 in Kids' Health

Level 13 (1,059 Credits)
Answers (3)
  • Yup, on his bottom. The prescription we have is 1:1:1 So one part nystatin, one part A&D on Crack (as my SO says lol) and one part Eucurin. We've been using the prescription since Saturday morning. Should I just give it more time before I be all spazmatic about it? :)

    Comment by Sarahb21 (original poster) at 11:27 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • I would give it till Saturday before u can notice any improvement.

    Answer by dancer at 11:29 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • That sucks! I hate seeing his butt like that. Thanks for your response!

    Comment by Sarahb21 (original poster) at 11:33 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.