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Can i use vagistat (tioconazole) 3 to treat my yeast infection while breastfeeding?

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Dr. Stephen Scarantino
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
Yes: Vagistat (tioconazole) or any of the other vaginal anti-yeast medications are safe to use while breast feeding. Not all discharges or vaginal symptoms are yeast infections--make sure you are self-treating the correct infection. If no relief within 4-7days, go see your gynecologist.
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: you cn use it while breast feeding.

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Is it ok to use Monistat 1 (tioconazole) to treat a yeast infection when i'm breastfeeding?

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Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Yes: Yes, you can if you are certain you have a yeast infection.

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