A 30-year-old female asked:
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I had a yeast infection used Monistat 1 (tioconazole) my vaginal area swelled, the swelling went down, and now my vagina itches horribly no discharge, why?

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Dr. Yvette Westford
19 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Recurrence: May need retreatment or Diflucan (fluconazole).
Answered on Sep 5, 2017
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