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A 18-year-old female asked:

How do you get rid of a bad, painful yeast infection? what's the best treatment? what's the easiest way to get rid of the inflammation?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Diflucan (fluconazole): If over the counter vaginal yeast infection creams have not resolved an infection, a prescription of Diflucan (fluconazole) taken as a single dose every three days for at least two doses may help. Avoiding sugary foods and drinks, using high quality probiotics and increasing intake of raw garlic may also help.
Last updated Sep 29, 2016

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