Oral Thrush: White Milk, Anyone??
10:54 PM | Author: comets
Oral thrush is seen as a small white patches around the mouth and tongue that is like a hardened milk. Oral thrash is cause by a fungus. This is common on a newly born child and prone to people who uses antibiotics for a long time.
1. Loss of appetite due to burning sensation and pain.
2. White patches under the mouth that is inflamed.
1. Advice mother that after breastfeeding or bottle feeding, regularly clean the mouth with water.
2. Used only antibiotics drugs if only needed.
Oral candidiasis or thrush is medicated with anti-fungal like nystatin and miconazole. Topical therapy is given as an oral suspension which is washed around the mouth and then swallowed by the patient.