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A 22-year-old female asked:

It itches before i start my period. a couple of months ago i had a yeast infection i don't think its that because when i took a bath vinegar it stop?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Maybe not yeast...: Vinegar doesn't work against yeast infections (or anything else); if the itching improved with a vinegar "bath" it was probably just a coincidence. You may or may not have a yeast infection; other things also can cause genital itching. See a doctor for professional diagnosis and recommended treatment. Good luck!

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Last updated Jul 16, 2019

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