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is it possible for vaginitis to affect periods

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Opposite is true: Having a vaginal infection should not change your period. Having vaginal bleeding can worsen a vaginal infection though. Bacterial vaginisis for examp ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not normally.: Please see your doctor for this issue.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
BV: typically, one would not blame a late period on BV. First thing to do is check a pregnancy test.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
LESS EFFECTIVE: If you are having a heavy period the medicine will mostly come out with the blood. A light period or spotting, the cream might have a graeter effect. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many causes: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal o ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
I am not sure: About your Depakote deduction. Vaginitis is caused by bacteria from the colon colonizing the vagina. Blood happens to help these bacteria along. Wa ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not unusual: When you take lose estrogen dose birth control pills, then it is not uncommon to get a period or break through bleeding as we more commonly call it. Y ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If regular cycles,: and now a late period, check a pregnancy test. If negative, an irregular ovulation is the most likely reason, if not on birth control pills. If persis ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nicole Bullock
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
yes.: It is possible. Trich is a common std that usually presents with symptoms, but not necessarily. If your partner says or thinks they have trich, both o ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: If anything an infection might make you have spotting between periods but is unlikely to cause you to miss a cycle.
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