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does activia help with a yeast infection

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Adjunct only: Your pharmacist, gynecologist or primary care physician can probably recommend something more reliable.
Dr. Jodi Ritsch
26 years experience Family Medicine
Messy alternative: If you are experiencing vaginal yeast issues, using an otc anti-fungal cream for 7 nights in the vagina is much more effective. Yogurt with live cult ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please don't: Yeast medication is available at any pharmacy without a prescription. Monistat is one popular brand but there are many to choose from. Please don't in ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Interesting question: I am familiar with application of a garlic clove into the vagina for treatment of yeast but not of garlic powder. Don't recommend experimenting placin ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Needs live cultures.: The average yogurt you buy off the shelf in your grocery store is full of sugar and it's cultures are long- dead. There are many probiotic yogurts av ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yogurt and probiotic: Yeast infections are opportunistic infections and probiotic consumption may reduce frequency and duration of yeast infections. If infections persists, ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Vaginitis: It is not dangerous, but why would you since all anti fungal meds are readily available without a doctors prescription.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
Levofloxacin: No, it would not. Levaquin (levofloxacin) is an antibiotic and will only help with a bacterial infection. If anything, Levaquin (levofloxacin) might ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Yeast: Anti fungal medications are readily available everywhere in georgia. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is not in any way an anti-fungal medication.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeast &Garlic: Hi, although women use Garlic as a home remedy for yeast infection but there is now scientific evidence that garlic works and I never seen it work in ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
35 years experience Pediatrics
It depends: Where is yest infection you wont to treat?

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