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A 22-year-old female asked:

I just had a vaginal yeast infection few weeks ago for the first time. i used vaginal cream and now today i am feeling itching again. what the problem?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Reinfection or...: the original infection may not have cleared completely. I would recommend seeing your MD to confirm whether or not you have a yeast infection. You could possibly be having an allergic reaction to the vaginal cream, so before you try any other creams, be sure to get diagnosed!
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Return: It could be that it has returned and you need to have a few days of oral treatment.

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