Systemic candidiasis

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What is systemic candidiasis?

Yeast infections is another name for fungal infections caused by any of the Candida species. Candida albicans is the most common. Systemic Candidiasis is an infection found throughout the body. Patients with immune-compromising conditions are at a greater risk to a yeast infection.

Common symptoms reported by people with systemic candidiasis

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with systemic candidiasis

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Nystatin topical)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Symmetrel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Nuvigil)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol CBD oil)
Type
Other
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Glutathione (IV))
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Treatment name(s)

(LifePak Teen)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1) systemic candidiasis (1)

Data from patients with systemic candidiasis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with systemic candidiasis

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Nystatin topical)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Symmetrel)
Perceived effectiveness
for fatigue (2 evaluations)
Side effects
constipation
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Nuvigil)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol CBD oil)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Glutathione (IV))
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
systemic candidiasis (1)
Treatment name(s)

(LifePak Teen)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
fatigue (1) systemic candidiasis (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with systemic candidiasis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has systemic candidiasis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 4
30s 30
40s 21
50s 21
60s 23
70+ 6
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 6
20-29 years 14
30-39 years 7
40-49 years 6
50-59 years 6
60-69 years 3
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 16
Female 90

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 42
Not Diagnosed 14

These charts show data from systemic candidiasis patients who have completed their condition history
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