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difference between monistat 3 and monistat 7

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same med: Different concentration, 1 u use for 3 days , 1 for 7.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience Dermatology
Possibly: I'm not completely familiar with these products, but i assume Monistat 7 is used for 7 days and Monistat 3 is used for 3 days. I don't know if the qua ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sara Lyons
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
7 day: The seven day treatment works better for most people
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Discharge?: Usually, Monistat-3 will take care of infection: if you are still itching you may need a GYN evaluation or a dose of diflucan: please call your GYN f ... Read More
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 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
30 years experience Family Medicine
Cousins: same family: Both are treatments for yeast. Vagistat is tioconazole: 1 day ointment. Monistat is miconazole: 3 day or 7 day cream.
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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
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Both : They are both effective monistat 3 has a shorter tx cycle.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Usually 3days: For possible yeast infection, use antifungal cream usually 3 days but some women need 7-10d. If symptoms not resolving, consult with us or your MD.
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A female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Stronger than what? Thee are many anti-fungals on the market. Stronger ones need a doctors prescription. Monistat is available to treat most yeast inf ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Nothing: They would be identical.
A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
While I wouldn't: say that bleeding on Monistat is normal, it certainly isn't unusual. There is the cervical/vaginal irritation of the yeast infection, the irritation o ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michelle Jones singer
37 years experience Gynecology
They are all safe: If you are only having itching on your vulva it would be a good idea to just put the medicine where it is itching. As your nurse suggested. If it does ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Sliker
23 years experience Family Medicine
Vaginitis: If you are still symptomatic after treatment then you should seek eval from your family physician. Too much topical med or creams could cause an aller ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
PREGNANT YEAST INFEC: PLEASE ASK YOUR OBSTETRICIAN BEST LUCK
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
YES: YES
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience Dermatology
Benzoyl peroxide: Oxy contains benzoyl peroxide which is a helpful product for the treatment of acne. There is no important difference between various oxy products as ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
No: Go to pharmacy. Get a tube of Miconazole or Clotrimazole or ketoconazone..........The one that is least expensive. No prescription needed. Rub in at l ... Read More
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
No: Go ahead with your biopsy. But why all the antibiotics?
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
Long acting: It is a contraceptive that you take without a break", or there will probably be break through bleeding.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: But give the terconazole a little longer. U may still have some sx's for a day or 2 even after infection done. If not better in a few days and did n ... Read More
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