Oral thrush (mouth thrush)Overview

overview

Oral thrush is a fungal mouth infection that causes white spots or patches in your mouth.

symptoms

Symptoms of oral thrush include white spots or patches on your tongue, cheeks, gums and throat.

treatments_overview

Oral thrush is usually treated with an antifungal mouth gel. See a GP if your baby is under 4 months and has signs of oral thrush.

Page last reviewed: 04/07/2017
Next review due: 04/07/2020