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San Antonio, TX
A 18-year-old female asked:

Ive used coconut oil for three days now and i feel instant relief but the itching comes back after a while, what should i do?

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Dr. Louis Krenn
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Might be yeast infec: You may have a vaginal yeast infection. Monistat is a commonly used over the counter medication for vaginal yeast infections. If that does not help or if your symptoms worsen, you should see your physician to be tested for other vaginal infections.

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