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will monistat cure a yeast infection

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
31 years experience Infectious Disease
Less than a week: You should see improvement within 2-3 days. Complete cure can take a week.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Can be treated: while on antibiotics; however, I do not suggest using Monistat unless you have an active infection with symptoms.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Mccarrick
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can try pills for ye: The anti fungal creams can work on the outside of the vaginal lips without breeding to insert into the vagina. Also your provider can prescribe the or ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a GYN MD: The foul odor suggests a different type of vaginal infection(bacterial) rather than yeast. See a GYN MD and confirm the absence of yeast and the prese ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
51 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Other medications!: Good morning, there are other medications such as Diflucan (fluconazole) that are prescribed by physicians if there is evidence of infection by yeas ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Itching test?: If you are still itching with the discharge, then the yeast infection is still present and needs further Rx. If not, it is the Monistat medication "le ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stays inside: It stays inside the vagina and "melts".
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Often - yes.: If not responding to an otc cream- a physician may order Diflucan (fluconazole) (oral antifungal) that is taken once (occasionally needs multiple dose ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
They all do: Check out http://www.Monistat.Com/monistat-products for various Monistat options. However, since you're posting your question as a 35yo male, do reali ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lillian Schapiro
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Might not be yeast: A yeast infection most often causes itching and a cuddly white vaginal discharge. A tear or open cut might be herpes. It would be best if you have a d ... Read More

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