Treatment of Candidiasis
- Topical or systemic antifungal agents
- For immunocompromised patients: routine topical agents after control of infection is achieved, usually with systemic azole agents
- See “Therapeutics” section
- Correction of predisposing factor, if possible
- Some cases of chronic candidiasis may require prolonged therapy (weeks to months).
Excellent in the immunocompetent host