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A 26-year-old female asked:

I may have bv or a yeast infection.. is it okay to do a hydrogen peroxide soak? 1 cup worth w h20. monistat irritates me. itchy vagina, foul order.

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urgent Care 20 years experience
No: No. See your ob/gyn for swab and exam and treatment please. Good luck.
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