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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not at all : There is no evidence to support that.

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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: If there is suspicious rashes on the external genitalia, it would be harmless to gingerly apply topical agent (if not allergic to it) and see. If no r ... Read More
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Dr. Edoardo Cervoni
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Yes it can : It is largely used also in pregnant ladies. However, it cannot be overlooked the fact that candidal vulvovaginitis is most common in pregnancy. A swab ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Yeast creams are safe for use during pregnancy
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Dr. Yvonne Brouard
31 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Canesten cream contains clotrimazole, and is topical, so little is absorbed that it is safe while breastfeeding.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Please send photo first so we can determine diagnosis.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Clotrimazole: Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication used for treatment of vaginal yeast infections & oral thrush. There is no guarantee that the infection ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Canestan formulation: Canes tan is available as a capsule or as a cream. Both are used to treat fungal diseases. Canes tan cream comes in two formulations, one plain and on ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Setzer
Specializes in Family Medicine
Gynae appointment : You need to visit your gynecologist for a swab and an examination
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jenny Zamor
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginitis: Any substance that effects the ph of the vagina has the potential to cause BV. The vagina likes to be neutral but exposed to a more basic environment

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