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Vaginal yeast infection in children

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Singh
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Itch & white dischar: You my itch on your vulva and thick white discharge.

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Anti fungal: You can use an otc medicine like monistat. If that doesn't work, see your doctor for a prescription anti fungal medicine.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Tx options: vaginal cream, ointment or suppository for sev. days (7 to 14 days sometimes). OTC meds include monistat (miconzole), Vagistat-1 (tioconazole), Femsta... Read More
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine 14 years experience
OTC meds: You can start first with the otc creams and suppositories. There will be a section at the drug store for this. However, if you've never had a yeast ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yeast infections: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness ; itching of the vulva; burning with urination ; vaginal intercourse ; a clumpy, white, va... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Get treated: You can obtain otc creams, or go to your family doctor and get a prescription.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yes: A physician could prescribe Diflucan (fluconazole) which is an oral antifungal medication that is taken once (occasionally needs multiple doses for co... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
Obstetrics and Gynecology 66 years experience
None: They are otc because they don't work as well as rx meds diflucan is best terazol second.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Diflucan (fluconazole) can be: Very effective in the treatment of yeast infections. It is a prescription medication.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Urban myth: "Systemic yeast" (or systemic candidiasis) is an urban myth. There is no such thing. Vaginal yeast infections are easily treated, and if you... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicole Jarvis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not likely: Unless a person has other health problems that suppress immune system (uncontrolled diabetes, HIV, cancer) making them prone to resistant yeast, the s... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Wrong diagnosis?: Perhaps further testing is warranted and you have something other than a yeast infection.

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