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difference between monistat 1 and 3

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Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dosage: The numbers refer to how many days to take the treatment to treat a yeast infection. Monostat 1 has more medication per dose than monostat 3 which has ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Slight: Vagistat is tioconazole and Monistat is miconazole. Both are topical antifunglas often used to treat vaginal yeast infections. Their effectiveness i ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Szender
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not much: Most over the counter yeast creams are pretty similar. They primarily vary in dosing schedule and price. Just keep in mind that if your "yeast infecti ... Read More
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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
I would take: 2 more days of monistat. You obviously still have the infection.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
BV? Trich? STD?: The most common cause of vaginal odor with discharge is bacterial vaginosis, overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. Trichomonas, an STD, also can do it ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
26 years experience Family Medicine
Not normal reaction: Miconazole (the active ingredient in Monistat) for yeast infections is usually whitish in color. An orange discharge is not a normal reaction to usin ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
It takes 5to7Days: It takes anywhere from 7 days to take full affect.If not start feeling better in couple of days.Then it is better to see your Doctor or Gynecologist ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Cream or: vaginal suppositories/ Vaginal cream- 5 days Vafinal suppositories- 3 days.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No problem: Efficacy of Plan B should not be affected by monistat.
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A member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
No problem: This will not harm either of you although it might get a little messy during sexual activity. Consider douching prior to meeting with him.
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