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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Symptoms: If your symptoms resolve you can trust that the infection is gone. If not, you need to be seen for testing to be sure that this is a yeast infection a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience Pathology
Moni stat 1: M1 can take 3 or 4 days to completely dissolve and many anecdotal posts describe quite a messy discharge and powder residue for days. Since Monistat o ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: No it is not.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
More of the cream: may remain in vagina longer if you are supine and inactive - as one would be if they were sleeping.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Likely normal: Occasional pink discharge is common in pregnancy. However, if it persists it may need evaluation.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a doctor: There are many causes for itching. Yeast and BV are the most common, but you may have a type that's resistant to the treatment(s) you got, or you may ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Though if the vaginal symptoms aren't better in a few days with yeast cream then it either may not be yeast or it may be a yeast resistant to whatever ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yeast: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marino Tavarez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Flagyl: or Metronidazole is usually three times daily medication
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Craig Keathley
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Follow up with doc: The Fluconazole is treatment for yeast. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is not a treatment for yeast, but an antibiotic for bacterial infection. If symptoms a ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: Same safety.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Fluconazole/ETOH: Some people would say to separate these by 48 hrs but you should be fine.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Cannot diagnose: Without an exam it is impossible to diagnose you over the internet. That being said, BV can be transmitted back to you by your sexual partner. He can ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: I typically tell patients if they have both conditions to use one medication at a time. Having said that, i don't think you can cause harm by using bo ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See doctor: It may not be "jock itch". it is not feasible to say what it may be, without examining you. Given the lack of response to a medication that should hav ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yeast creams: It is reasonable to use a topical over the counter yeast cream for more immediate relief.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Kufdakis
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Not always: You should only take Diflucan (fluconazole) if you have a diagnosed fungal infection.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Why did you take it: I would like to know the reason why you are on Diflucan (fluconazole) . If this is for vaginal discharge ( yeast infection ) you need to wait for coup ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Preg?: You can always take a pregnancy test, in a couple of weeks but I doubt your pregnant. BCP's work pretty good even if miss one now and then.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Monistat products can be used during your period.
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Safe but not needed?: It would be safe, but probably unnecessary. Single dose Monistat ovules usually are sufficient. Don't expect yeast symptoms to clear up immediately; i ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It can still be used.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Works better: miconazole ( Monistat) has less resistance to some strains of yeast than does Fluconazole. it also provides local symptom relief
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