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I'm using terconazole cream 0.8% does that work for bacteria vaginitis and what foods not eat when using this cream?
I suffer from chronic bacteria vaginitis. What can I do to reduce outbreaks? Also can BV also cause blood tinged discharge?
Need new bugs: Taking antibiotics long-term can knock out the normal flora in your vagina, allowing pathogenic bacteria to take over and cause chronic problems. Although there isn't good convincing evidence, some studies suggest that taking probiotics can help to re-establish the normal flora in your vagina and help resolve the infection. You should definitely check in with your doc about this as well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can vaginitis give you urgency to urine? They did find some bacteria in my urine culture. I'm taking medication, but still feel need to urine.
Yes: It is possible that you have a bladder infection and a vaginal infection. And yes, a vaginal infection can cause symptoms of frequency and burning. Also, the antibiotics for the UTI will increase the chance of a vaginal yeast infection. Consider treating with a vaginal yeast cream at the same time. ...Read more
I have bacteria vaginitis and taking metronidazole should I avoid eating sugars, bread and rice and things like that to avoid growth of bacteria?
Does azithroymicin helps Bacteria vaginitis to clear away have vaginal burning and when I pee fishy odor I try flagyl but discharge and burning still continuing ?
Time for an exam: Azithromycin treats chlamydia very well but is not effective for bacterial vaginosis. Effective therapy for BV includes Flagyl, Tinidazole, Clindamycin. At this point a doctor would definitely want to perform a vaginal exam with microscopic testing to see exactly what is going on rather than treating based upon symptoms alone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can bacteria vaginitis and yeast cause anus to smell bad have a fishy discharge & itchy vulua for months now I wipe &put soap when shower and later on my anus still smell also vagina smell so bad it leaves my panties with brown stain moist what is it?
Need to be treated.: You have an infection called Bacterial Vaginosis. This gives a discharge like rotten eggs. It probably has spread to the ano-rectal area. You need to see a family doctor or Ob/Gyn to check and test in. This infection can easily be treated with antibiotic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Let me help: Bv is associated with an imbalance in the bacteria that are normally found in a woman's vagina. The vagina normally contains mostly "good" bacteria, and fewer harmful bacteria. Bv develops when there is an increase in harmful bacteria. Bv is treatable with antibiotics prescribed by a health care provider. Two different antibiotics are recommended as treatment for bv: Metronidazole or clindamycin. ...Read more
Increase immunity: There isn't really a home remedy "cure" for bacterial vaginosis. If you are having symptoms of BV i would recommend you see your gynecologist. If you have frequent BV infections, i'd recommend taking vitamin d, omega 3 and probiotics to boost your own immune system. Do not douche! you can buy rephresh or luvena over the counter which sometimes help with the vaginal ph. ...Read more