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Are there alternative treatments for candidiasis?

Some alternative treatments may help people with candidiasis. Home remedies for vaginal yeast infections include lactobacillus capsules taken orally or used as a suppository, garlic suppositories, vinegar douches, and tea tree oil creams. More scientific studies need to be done to find out just how safe and effective these treatments are. For candidiasis skin infections, keeping the skin clean, dry, and open to fresh air can be helpful.

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