Steroid injection cause thrush side effect??
I am a 22 yr old female. I recently went to the derm, and asked him about the hard pink lumps that I have had on my jawline for about 5 yrs ( I have suffered acne through my teens)
I was informed that they are scars (the scar developed in a raised hard bump).
He injected my 6 scars with steroid injections, I have never had them done before. Within two days I had developed vaginal thrush. I havent had thrush for a year (and usually I can link it to taking antibiotics etc).
Can steroid injections cause thrush... I have never heard of any medications that can cause thrush except for the pill and antibotics.
Is this just a mere coincidence? I'm worried cos I'll be needing more injections soon to treat my scars.. I dont want to have thrush every time!!
Has this happened to anyone before????