12.3.2 Oropharyngeal anti-infective drugs
Summary of antimicrobial prescribing guidance – managing common infections for treatment of oral candidiasis
For information on treatment of oral thrush in new born babies who are breast fed see the Breast Feeding Network.
Failure to respond to treatment (particularly in the inmuno-compromised) may indicate mouth ulceration due to herpes.
Daktarin 20mg/g oromucosal gel (15g pack) available OTC licensed for 4 months and over
- First Line Drugs
- Second Line Drugs
- Specialist Initiated Drugs
- Specialist Only Drugs
- Mixed Status