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best yogurt for yeast infection

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
Plain/acidophilus: You need a non-sweetened yogurt that contains active acidophilus, the friendly bacteria that helps keep yeast in check. Many commercial brands do not ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yeast prevention: Some people place yogurt in the vagina to tx yeast infections (but there is no clear research to back claims of its benefits). The average yogurt you ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Doubtful: There are topical antifungals available both as vaginal suppositories and creams and ointments. Yogurt is not likely to address this problem effectiv ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
45 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A few possibilities: There are several excellent over the counter and prescription medications, both oral and vaginal, which may be used for vaginal yeast infection. Ask y ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Not good or bad: UNikely to have any effect on your yeast infection
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lewis Rosenberg
47 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
NO: Not realy.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ken Starnes
8 years experience in General Practice
Depends: Yeast infections of the mouth or vagina are not likely to be cured by eating yogurt - at least not in a period of time likely to make your feel comfor ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Not just any yogurt: The avearge yogurt is filled with dead cultures. So greek yogurt, yugoslavian yogurt, probiotic yogurts and kefir may be your best bet.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience in Family Medicine
Yogurt can help: There is no magic amount of yogurt that can resolve a yeast problem. The yogurt can help create a balance in your vaginal flora. It would be best t ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Yogurt: No. The opposite happens. One gets a yeast infection because the friendly bacteris in the intestines gets killed. The best example is when one takes a ... Read More
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