A 18-year-old female asked:
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if i take an over-the-counter yeast infection treatment when i turn out not to have a yeast infection , will i be ok? i got nervous

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: No problem.
Answered on Aug 6, 2018
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Shouldn't hurt: It should not hurt you, if you still have symptoms see your doctor to get a correct diagnosis and treatment.
Answered on Aug 6, 2018
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
You will be ok: You should be fine. In the future speak to your gynecologist if yoiu feel you have a yeast infection.
Answered on Aug 6, 2018
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Not directly: Wrong treatment will delay healing and may worsen the condition that is untreated. If unsure of diagnosis just see your provider.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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