A member asked:

Hello, i was prescribed 0.5 mg of estriol vaginal gel to use daily for vaginal burning? it worked for 2 months, then stopped. what else can i use?

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Dr. John Berryman answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Vaginal burning: It may be a coincidence that the burning stopped. Burning can be caused by a number of organisms, namely yeast or bacterial. Estrogen vaginal gel may improve only hormonal deficits , and not really deal with the origin of the symptoms. See your provider and get a culture done of the vaginal secretions to make certain there is no infection.

Answered 5/18/2017



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