Sharon Hill, PA
A member asked:

I have a yeast infection. i am on my 3rd day of monistat 7. my vagina feels fine all day but as soon as i insert the cream it's itchy and burning is t?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Try stopping med: Perhaps you don't have a Vaginitis at all. Consider stopping the med. You could also have a slight allergy to an ingredient in the Monistat 7. See a doctor for pelvic exam and cultures if the symptoms return. It will save you time.
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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 44 years experience
GYNECOLOGIST: You should see a Gynecologist to be sure of your diagnosis and receive treatment for your problem.
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