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How long does it take for monistat 3 to work

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Monistat 3: Monistat 3 – notify your doctor if symptoms have not improved within 3 days or have not resolved within seven days.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Possible: That medication works best when present continuously in the vaginal for the full three dose cycle. It may work if used intermittently.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emad Mousa
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Vaginal yeast: I do recommend to use it as directed, there are other forms of Monistat 1;7.
A female asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
Dermatology 41 years experience
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
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Monistat: This should stop fairly quickly if it is in fact due to monistat.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Yes it will: Yes it will, use same time daily.
A female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
Family Medicine 22 years experience
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
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
OK: I don't think it's A problem to use both agents. Diflucan, at a single oral dose, at times doesn't clear a vaginal yeast infection and the dose has t... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Sure: Often doctors combine these treatments for severe vaginal yeast infections.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: Monistat 3 – insert a suppository in vagina 3 nights in a row. Apply cream to irritated tissues outside the vagina twice a day for 7 days.