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Fungus inside mouth, tongue due to recurrence of typhoid, cured with AF-150 fluknajolo. Is this medicine a steroid?

My grandson aged 9 years was affected by typhoid ,The doctor applied on him medication of high dozes because typhoid affected him in recureence and he was cured from typhoid. After sometimes fungus affected inside his mouth and tongue .A lot of allopathic and homeopathic medication was given to him by good doctor but fungus was not permanently removed. He was taken to Delhi where doctor prescribed him AF-150 Fluknajolo which magically worked upon him and fungus was removed. Is this medicine stereod ? What should we do now ?
Asked On : Tue, 16 Oct 2012
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Thanks for writing in.
Fungal infections are very common after having extensive antibiotic course. In case of your grandson, exactly case scenario is same. For typhoid , he was given strong antibiotics after which fungal infection started.

The drug AF 150 is fluconazole which is anti fungal medication and clears out the fungal infection. The AF 150 is not steroid. Now you need not worry if fungus as well as typhoid has gone out. Only give your grandson nutritious diet.

I hope I have answered your query. In case of doubt, please feel free to revert back.
Best regards,
Dr. Neelam.
Answered: Thu, 18 Oct 2012
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