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can metrogel cause yeast infections?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Any antibiotic...: ...Can contribute toward a yeast infection by removing competing bacteria.
Answered on Jun 26, 2019
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
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Possibly, yes: MetroGel could trigger a yeast infection. It's also possible to be allergic to it, with itchiness and other symptoms similar to yeast.
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Dr. David Houghton
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Yes: Should not be a problem.
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Dr. Audrey Lance
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Finish metrogel: I would recommend finishing the course of metrogel and then using monistat after that if needed.

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