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A 43-year-old member asked:

If i think i might have a yeast infection is it safe fir me to use one of the over-the-counter non-prescription yeast infection medications? thanks!

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Dr. Malinda Linn
Family Medicine 14 years experience
Yes: It is safe to try an otc treatment first but if it does not clear you should see your physician. There are also kits you can buy otc that can decide if you have a yeast infection but they can be a bit pricey.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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