A 22-year-old female asked:
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have bv got metronidazol vaginal suppository, one before and after my period how long till it stops working? discharge is clear but i still have smell

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Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
VAGINITIS: Give Flagyl x 1 week for bacterial infection.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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