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A female asked:

I've been using yeast infection medicine for three days and started getting a burnt hair smell in vagina is this normal?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Yes it is normal: There is an odor of using yeast infection creams
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I have been having this fishy smell coming from my vagina for about 3 months now..2 cultures detected only a yeast infection but i still smell fishy?
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Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff commented
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But if this fails, go see a gynecologist.
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Dr. Chevies Newman
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Provided original answer
I am gynecologist, fishy, anaerobes, vaginosis, watch the thong, retained tampon, whatever.
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I had a yeast infection so I took Monistat last Thursday night. Now my vagina has a buttery smell?
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May be : a different kind of infection, if discharge or odor persists, you should see your doctor. Testing can be done to insure the best treatment is applied.
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A female asked:
I noticed my vagina hole looks a cloudy white. I have no itchy, smell or burning. Do you know what this could be? I have had yeast infections before.
Dr. Brad Douglas
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See below: This could be normal or you might have a yeast infection or possible another infection such as bv.
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Last updated Oct 28, 2017

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