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Have been on 4 different antibiotics for specific bacterias, now test shows I have bv, any natural cures i can try? I don't want anymore antibiotics.

Boric Acid?: For bacterial vaginosis i would recommend the standard treatment of oral or vaginal flagyl. Intravaginal boric acid 600 mg at bed time provides symptomatic relief. The frequency can be gradually decreased to once or twice a week. You could try a probiotic preparation such as vsl #3 with 110 billion colonies of probiotic bacteria per capsule, but this therapy is unproven. ...Read more

Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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Bacterial Infection Of The Vagina (Definition)

bacteria normally reside in vagina as resistence to infection goes down they can cause infection causing discharge, itch and odor ...Read more


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Is there a natural cure for bv, because antibotics doesn't work for me?

Is there a natural cure for bv, because antibotics doesn't work for me?

Boric Acid?: For bacterial vaginosis i would recommend the standard treatment of oral or vaginal flagyl. Intravaginal boric acid 600 mg at bed time provides symptomatic relief. The frequency can be gradually decreased to once or twice a week. You could try a probiotic preparation such as vsl #3 with 110 billion colonies of probiotic bacteria per capsule, but this therapy is unproven. ...Read more

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What is a natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

What is a natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

See a gyn: And get diagnosed properly as there are many different bacteria that can cause BV and different meds are required depending on what type u have and you could have other bacteria also, there is no good home txment and not advisable either. ...Read more

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What is a good and natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

What is a good and natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

Limit sugar: Additionally vulvar care is very important. No douching, no introduction of soaps or other cleaning agents between the labia. If you have heavy or long menses taking ocp's to shorten them or getting an ablation may help. Avoid tampons, use only presservative free cotton pads, and use cotton underwear exclusively. You may have to try several different probiotics before the right one for you. ...Read more

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How can I quickly cure BV naturally?

How can I quickly cure BV naturally?

No evidence: Bacterial vaginosis occurs when the ph of the vagina becomes imbalanced (from menstrual bleeding and semen for instance) and raises above 4.5-5.0. Anecdotal evidence suggests that apple cider vinegar used in a douche may help. In my experience however, it usually takes an intravaginal antibiotic to completely clear BV followed by vaginal ph maintenance. ...Read more

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Ever since i started sleeping with my new boyfriend of 8 months i started developing bv. Is it possible to cure this naturally?

Ever since i started sleeping with my new boyfriend of 8 months i started developing bv. Is it possible to cure this naturally?

Unlikely: See a gynecologist and get this worked out. Your bf may also have to apply antibiotic cream or ointment to his penis as there is evidence that he can give this back to you through sex even after you have been treated. ...Read more

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What is the best natural remedies to cure bv?

What is the best natural remedies to cure bv?

None: I am not aware of any natural remedies that cure BV. However, sometimes the symptoms will resolve without any treatment. ...Read more

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What is the natural way of permanently cure bacterial vaginosis and its foul smell?

What is the natural way of permanently cure bacterial  vaginosis and its foul smell?

Boric Acid?: I would recommend the standard treatment of oral or vaginal flagyl. Intravaginal boric acid 600 mg at bed time provides symptomatic relief. The frequency can be gradually decreased to once or twice a week. You could try a probiotic preparation such as vsl #3 with 110 billion colonies of probiotic bacteria per capsule, but this therapy is unproven. ...Read more

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What can untreated BV do to baby 31weeks pregnant? Prescribed Flagyl but hesitant to take, can I cure naturally and still have a vaginal delivery?

What can untreated BV do to baby 31weeks pregnant? Prescribed Flagyl but hesitant to take, can I cure naturally and still have a vaginal delivery?

Flagyl: The use of Flagyl during pregnancy has been controversial because of findings in animal studies. As a result it is best to use after the second trimester has begun it should be noted that there has never been a report of any problem taken during pregnancy of humans the choice is yours. ...Read more

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Is coconut oil a good natural alternative to help cure yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis?

Is coconut oil a good natural alternative to help cure yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis?

No: Yeast infections require antifungal treatment and bacterial vaginosis is usually treated with metronidazole. Coconut oil will not cure either. ...Read more