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Can I Use A Condom While On A Yeast Infection
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Monistat: there is no problem with using Monistat while still on your antibiotics. ...Read more
Not best: If you have a vaginal yeast infection, the walls of the canal may be inflamed and irritated. An absorbent foreign body like a tampon may aggravate it. Additionally, the cream may be less effective because it will absorb into the tampon rather than coat the walls well. Let the infection pass, then may resume the tampons. If you are concerned about cream spillage, a "light day" pad will be fine. ...Read more
Is it okay to wear a pad when i insert Monistat for a yeast infection to prevent it from getting on my underwear?
I might have thrush or a yeast infection but i bought a yeast infection kit. Will it work on either?
Will using garlic (vaginaly) to help with a yeast infection on my period be effective like it would if I wasn't on my period?
Yeast &Garlic: Hi, although women use Garlic as a home remedy for yeast infection but there is now scientific evidence that garlic works and I never seen it work in my patients who took it before coming to see me, if you have recurrent yeast infection then ur doctor needs to figure out why, some conditions like being immunosuppressed and having Diabetes puts ppl at risk, also you can go on daily medication ...Read more
Yes you can: Yes you can but check with your doctors who gave you antibiotics if you really need it. ...Read more
Yes: One should have nothing to do with the other. ...Read more
Yes: Yes, but are you using a vaginal cream to treat infection? Might be best not to. ...Read more
Tampon use: When the health and integrity of the vagimal imtroitus is compromised, the use of a tampon or any means of preventing the natural purgative mechanism of the body to Protect the immunity of the canal is not recommended ...Read more
I just started using Monistat 7 for a yeast infection. Can I use the vagisil wipes also because I have major stinging on the outside?
Yes: Most Monistat supplies come with vaginal cream for the outer discomfort and these do not interfere with each other. ...Read more
I recently purchased Monistat 1 (tioconazole) for a yeast infection that I developed while on an antibiotic and wanted to know is it safe to use while breastfeeding?
Yes it's safe. : Wash your hands to prevent getting nipple or areola areas cross contaminated risking passing it them to the baby's mouth. ...Read more
Had sex and bf didn't pull out and I am on the skyla hormonal Iud also on a antibiotic for a yeast infection that i insert vaginaly can I be pregnant?
These are mostly closed end tubes of latex and occasionally other materials to cover the penis during intercourse and prevent pregnancy and disease transmission. A wise person uses them when the history of their partner is unknown. There are some available for women's use ...Read more
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