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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Can use antifungals: But that doesn't mean that you can't get yeast infection again.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Permanently???: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. Avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Do ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: I see you are on fluconazole, that can be used to treat chronic yeast. There are books the library or bookstore that can help as well. I like the v ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Lance
13 years experience Gynecology
Many possibilities: There are many possible things that could cause these symptoms. One may be a latex allergy, if you feel that you have a reaction after sex every time. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Hopefully : Hopefully the medication your doctor gave you will work for your current infection. 5% of women will have recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (rvvc) w ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: So many factors involved. Diet, metabolism, use of medicines and supplements. Is the individual a diabetic? Usually, aggressive treatment combined ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Overgrowth: Yeast is a fungus found everywhere. The culture medium to grow yeast is a warm, dark, moist environment with nourishment. Put these microsocpic fung ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Over the counter med: Vaginal itching and a cottage cheese-like discharge could be signs of a vaginal yeast infection. You can try using over the counter yeast infection me ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
24 years experience Urogynecology
Yeast medication: You can try time and your immune system as well as limiting sugar and yeast in your diet, but typically, due to discomfort, patients prefer medication ... Read More
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A 63-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Quist
34 years experience Gynecology
Anti-fungal meds: Yeast infections can be cured with anti-fungal creams or pills or occasionally an anti-fungal spray, additional aids is to keep the area as cool and d ... Read More
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