Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

vaginal discharge after menopause

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Why an antiviral?: An antiviral is for stopping viral infections. Just having a clear vaginal discharge doesn't mean there is a need for an antiviral. The primary care d ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Recheck with DR: Post menopausal bleeding or spotting is concerning. An endometrial BX may need to be done. Recheck with your DR about this.
1
1 thank
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clear or white: The normal vaginal discharge is clear or white. After menopause there may be less vaginal discharge due to the lower estrogen levels. Green, gray, or ... Read More
3
3 thanks
Dr. Cynthia Frazier
38 years experience Gynecology
Vaginal discharge: may change gradually after menopause. In a woman who does not use hormones, the vaginal mucosa gradually becomes atrophic or thin. This can cause an i ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Hands
66 years experience Endocrinology
Vaginosis: Vaginosis. A bacterial vaginitis where the vault is colonized with bacteria. See your PCPS or GYN for antibiotics. This needs to be examined to obtain ... Read More
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually blood: Brown discharge is usually blood. Postmenopausal bleeding should always be evaluated. See an Obgyn for an assessment
1
1 thank
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Menstruation: Periods vary widely from woman to woman. Some periods are punctual, some are unpredictable. See your doctor who may prescribe you oral contraceptives ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Various reasons: 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
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
40 years experience Family Medicine
Vaginal infection?: This is likely a vaginal infection. See your doctor and get checked. Good luck!
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Time to see doctor: After menopause, vaginal bleeding is called post-menopausal bleeding. Endometrial atrophy may be the cause... the tissue that lines the uterus can bec ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Mucous: Mucous thickening because of the change in hormones is the most common cause

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month