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A 19-year-old female asked:

i used the canesten applicator with cream to treat my yeast infection while pregnant how far up should you insert the applicator without it doing harm?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
No harm : You won't cause harm but you also don't need insert it far. Just insert into the vagina and the medication will disperse.

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