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Yeast infection vaginal

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience in General Surgery
Need more info: Did you see a doctor who is treating you for a yeast infection? Why do you think you have a vaginal / perianal yeast infection? Do you have diabetes? ... Read More

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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Big: Vaginal itch can couse not just yeaast infections.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Most doctors recommend using one at a time, the Metronidazole first. Someone else on healthtap may have a different recommendation, but i typically te ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jyothishree Pinnaka
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Refrain: Refrain until tested/ treated/ cleared by pcp.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Devin
46 years experience in Dentistry
Yes it can: Yeast are very tough microbes. Any contact will spread this. Sailva is an excellent media for yeast to live. Any yeast infections can survive very we ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Lance
13 years experience in Gynecology
Suppression: If you have recurrent yeast infections you may need to use a suppressive regiment - this usually involves something like taking fluconazole weekly for ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
43 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: you may need an oral medication in addition to cream if it is persistent.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pierce
28 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not really: It should not have an effect on results.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yeast and BV: Yes antibiotic gel can make vaginal yeast worse. If you too 10 days of yeast cream though it should get better. Retesting is needed to determine which ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: Probably nothing unless your partner is transmitting the yeast back to you once the medication has worn off. Your partner may need to be treated simu ... Read More
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