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Massillon, OH
A 20-year-old female asked:

How do i get my reoccurring yeast infection of 9 months to go away? i've used lotrim ultra, all monistats, and diflucan (fluconazole) (3 doses). these help, but it comes back.

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Dr. Samuel Freedman
Pediatrics 10 years experience
Vaginitis: Be sure it's just yeast. Get it cultured. Immune work up. Check blood sugar. Make sure if you're sexually active, partner has no infections. Stay off oral antibiotics if possible.
Last updated Apr 13, 2018

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