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can vagisil cause a yeast infection

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theresa Henderson
40 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Not a treatment: A yeast infection is an infection from a fungus and requires an anti-fungal antibiotic like Clotrimoxazle. Vagisil is a topical anesthetic that decrea ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
Not a treatment for: Yeast infections --see pcp.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Mullane
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Wash is the key: Vagisil wash is a surfactant and water with frangrance. It will not cure infections. It is a reasonable body wash and should be considered as such.
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Monistat: Vagisil cream is designed to help control itching, but doesn't treat yeast at all. Miconazole (Monistat) is very effective.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Margot Watson
53 years experience Gynecology
Yes: There is yeast in the vagina frequently which isn't causing any symptoms. Vaginal yeast infections only need to be treated if it is causing uncomforta ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Yes.: Cervicitis is essentially a generalized named for an inflammation or an infection of the cervix so this could be a yeast infection, a BV infection, or ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Yeast infections may cause a red rash but will not blister.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Antibiotics: No, a bacterial urinary track infection cannot cause a yeast infection, however the antibiotics used to treat bacterial urinary track infections cert ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Vaginal yeast: Infection does not normally cause cramps. Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeast infection: Antibiotics will make you more prone to get yeast infection.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: The skin and soft tissues react to the yeast by producing rash and sometimes discharge. They can be very itchy.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Yes: A vaginal yeast infection is caused by the fungus candida.Your vagina naturally contains a balanced mix of yeast and bacteria.But disruption of the he ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Not typically. : A yeast infection would not typically cause bleeding. That may be due to something else.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: Not sure what area of the body is infected, but if you mean vulvovaginitis, the answer is no. You should not have abdominal bloating from this.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
No.: Condoms come out of the package sterile, they contain no bacteria, viruses, or yeast. A condom should only be used once of course!
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Several factors: Several factors can cause a yeast infections- 1. Local balance of normal flora is disrupted, typically from the recent use of antibiotics; 2. Impaire ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Generally, no: Antibiotics and steroids and a few other Rx's can - but percocet alone is not related directly. Drink lots of water, avoid alcohol and harsh foods or ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Candidal vaginitis: If you are referring to vaginal candidiasis it is not likely to produce nausea. If this persists, go and see a doctor. Good luck.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
No: These types of infections should not. See your gyn.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Lots of causes including not drinking enough water, climate dryness, medications, allergies and acid reflux. If you suspect that you have a yeast infe ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Eason
32 years experience Infectious Disease
Probiotics: That's an interesting question. Generally, probiotics can help to replenish or maintain the normal flora, and keep things in balance. However, there ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Not likely: Vaginal yeast infections are common. Normal immune system will prevent invasive blood borne infection.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Lerner Angeles
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeast infection : Yes..Any antibiotic can do that. I often recommend taking a probiotic while on your antibiotic to help decrease your risk. Follow up with your doctor ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
NO: Acidophilus is a bacterium and yeast is a fungus.

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