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How long do I have to wait to have sex with my partner after we both have taken one dose of Fluconazole for yeast infections. He and I believe we have been passing it back and forth. We took the one pill long do we wait?

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replied February 26th, 2011
Yeast Infection Answer A20095
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Most drugs remain in body for about 72 hours. It will take some time to eradicate the infection. Consider abstaining from intercourse for atleast a week to make sure that both of you are treated. If the infection comes back again, then consider visiting your doctor for vaginal swab/culture test to identify causative agent and get adequately treated simultaneously.
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