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how long does it take for monistat 3 to work

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Monistat 3: Monistat 3 – notify your doctor if symptoms have not improved within 3 days or have not resolved within seven days.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Monistat: This should stop fairly quickly if it is in fact due to monistat.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: That medication works best when present continuously in the vaginal for the full three dose cycle. It may work if used intermittently.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emad Mousa
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal yeast: I do recommend to use it as directed, there are other forms of Monistat 1;7.
A female asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience Dermatology
Could be either: In my experience, it takes longer to clear and more medication than you might expect. Often i treat with an oral anti-yeast/anti-fungal pill for at le ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
2-3 days: If you truly have a yeast infection, most patients get relief 2-3 days after treatment is completed.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it will: Yes it will, use same time daily.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wait 3 days: You need ot give the Monistat the full opportunity to resolve the yeast infection before placing in an absorbing tampon that will remove the medicatio ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
20 years experience Family Medicine
Yeast infection : Yes, the timing of this medication is not highly critical. Monistat is typically recommended to use at night because you are horizontal during sleep a ... Read More

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