A 28-year-old female asked:
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hi there, i have been suffering with recurring yeast infections. how do i use boric acid to solve this problem?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: Boric acid is not likely to solve this. Try having this treated with floconazole for a month or through one menstrual period and simultaneously use a topical antifungal cream or ointment on your sexual partner's penis. If this does not work have your immunity checked.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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