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A 39-year-old member asked:

How long does fluconazole (diflucan) take to cure a vaginal yeast infection?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
1-3 days: 1 to 3 days is usually all that is needed taking the 200mg tablet.

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A 34-year-old member asked:

How long should I wait to have sex after taking diflucan (fluconazole) for a vaginal yeast infection?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
A few days: Until you are not itchy or irritated.
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A 27-year-old female asked:

If on diflucan (fluconazole) for a vaginal yeast infection, how soon can I have intercourse?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See below: Whenever you feel up to it as far as symptoms go.
A 39-year-old member asked:

How long can it take for a vaginal yeast infection to go away?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See below: With appropriate treatment, symptoms usually abate within 72 hours.
A 36-year-old member asked:

What are some good OTC vaginal yeast infection cures?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Daniel Szekely
General Practice 44 years experience
Several, but look fo: Look for less expensive generic versions of gynelotrimin (clotrimazole) or monistat.

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