What causes the thrush mouth?

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It's a yeast infection - candida fungus, the same one that causes vaginal yeast infection. If you had oral sex, it happens.

Treatment is anti-fungal drug, on prescription.
Thrush mouth is caused by candida fungus. Your risk of thrush mouth is higher if you:

have weakened immune system,

have diabetes,

have vaginal yeast infections,

take medications like prednisone, inhaled corticosteroids, or antibiotics that disturb the natural balance of microorganisms in your body,

have other conditions, such as wearing dentures, especially upper dentures, or having conditions that cause dry mouth.
I've been having this trouble since I have my dentures you never I had this problem before until I started using dentures why.
It is mainly caused by improper cleansing of your dentures. Clean your dentures regularly to remove the yeast and also remove your dentures at bedtime.