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How long does monistat take to cure a yeast infection

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Family Medicine 48 years experience
Can be treated: while on antibiotics; however, I do not suggest using Monistat unless you have an active infection with symptoms.

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a GYN MD: The foul odor suggests a different type of vaginal infection(bacterial) rather than yeast. See a GYN MD and confirm the absence of yeast and the prese... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stays inside: It stays inside the vagina and "melts".
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Yes: You will not have any interactions or difficulties while taking acidophilus and Monistat at the same time. Good luck.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
Internal Medicine 51 years experience
See the doctor: The first question is why you are getting recurrent yeast infections. Diabetes, antibiotics and birth control pills may increase your risk of recurren... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: Monistat 3 is a combination antifungal pack that contains both suppository (vagina) ; a cream(to relieve external itching) that contain Miconazole nit... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
OK to re-treat: You might just wait a couple of weeks. If "90% better", it is likely your symptoms will clear entirely. If not, you can treat again. If still doesn't ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Its fine: Over the counter yeast medications are fine for use in diabetic women.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brendan Carroll
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Persistent infection: She may have a partially treated yeast infection or a dermatitis (skin inflammation) as a result of the recent infection. A visit to her medical provi... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Ramirez
Fertility Medicine, Gynecology 37 years experience
The next day: In general, symptoms will diminish before the medicine has completely eliminated the yeast infection. You should feel better by the next day. If you d... Read More