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Can you have a yeast infection without itching?

Can you have a yeast infection without itching?

Yes it is possible: You can have a yeast infection without itching. ...Read more

Dr. Lonnie Smith
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Infection (Definition)

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


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Can you have a yeast infection without itching or discharge?

Can you have a yeast infection without itching or discharge?

Yes: Yeast are there normally. Symptoms occur when they proliferate abnormally, often because an antibiotic has reduced the bacteria which compete with the yeast. ...Read more

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Can you have a yeast infection without the itching?

Can you have a yeast infection without the itching?

Not a simple questio: Yeast overgrowth is not really an infection. It is frequently present without itching. ...Read more

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I have a yeast infection and suddenly I have two bumps on my vagina what do you think is it...... It itches sometimes itch but I had it for weeks?

Yeast infection: Yeast infection normally would not cause bumps on the vagina. It can be disturbing in that it causes itchy discharge. If you do have fungal infection on the skin adjacent to the vagina, it can cause bumps, though. Without someone looking at you, it's really hard to tell what those are. ...Read more

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I have a thick white discharge from my vagina and it itches. Could I have a yeast infection?

I have a thick white discharge from my vagina and it itches. Could I have a yeast infection?

Yes: It sounds like you are describing a yeast infection. Try over the counter Miconazole preparations. If you are still having symptoms, be sure to see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I have a yeast infection and took the medicine I was given... They said to use an anti itch cream to stop the itching but now it itches and burns more?

I have a yeast infection and took the medicine I was given... They said to use an anti itch cream to stop the itching but now it itches and burns more?

Yeast Infection: You must be reacting to the anti-itch cream. The vagina as you know is very sensitive to things. In the future use antihistamine pills for itching and leave the anti-itch creams for your skin or the garbage can. ...Read more

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My vagina itches and burning when I pee. I pee friquently, I think I have a yeast infection. What home remedies can I do?

Probiotics: Probiotics are a good home remedy. You don't mention if you have vaginal discharge or redness of your labia. Your symptoms may be due to yeast, bacterial vaginosis or a UTI. You may want to see a doctor to be sure. ...Read more

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After sex my penis turns red and itches. Can my girl have a yeast infection? Or can I be allergic to her fluid?

After sex my penis turns red and itches. Can my girl have a yeast infection? Or can I be allergic to her fluid?

All of the above: Yes and yes. She may have a yeast infection or some other form of vaginitis, or you may be allergic either to some product she may be using in her vagina or conceivably but less likely, to her. Hope you get this worked out. ...Read more

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Can I use Flucinonide ointment. 05% for a yeast infection u til I can get to the dr tomorrow? If so, how do I use it. It itches so bad/ any other home

Diagnosis???: "Yeast infection" says too little. Where? How large? How long? Why do you call it "yeast"? If it really is yeast the fluocinonide may aggravate it. ...Read more

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My vagina is very tender and itches. No smell or has a pinkish duscharge. Is it a yeast infection.?

My vagina is very tender and itches. No smell or has a pinkish duscharge. Is it a yeast infection.?

Could be: Typical symptoms of a yeast infection are a cottage-cheese like discharge and vaginal itching. If you think you might have a yeast infection, try an over the counter yeast medication. If your symptoms do not go away after using the medication, you might consider visiting the doctor. ...Read more

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If my discharge has a smell is it not a yeast infection? It itches, swells, and burns of I scratch or rub it.

If my discharge has a smell is it not a yeast infection? It itches, swells, and burns of I scratch or rub it.

Vaginitis: Bad odor from vagina indicate vaginitis that can be caused by bacterial vaginosis or trichomonas vaginitis. Recommend to check with your PCP. ...Read more

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I had a yeast infection so I took Azo yeast for a few days but my female part still itches! I don't have insurance so im looking for an at home rem?

Go To Drug Store: There are multiple over the counter yeast treatments available at the pharmacy, drug store, or supermarket. Some of the brand names are gynelotrimin7, monostat, vagistat, (tioconazole) etc. Many have generic or store brands with the same medication (cheaper). Use as directed on the package. ...Read more

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Can you get an infection from your vibrator? I clean it after every use but my vagina is on fire and itches so bad what could it be? Yeast infection?

Vibrator hygiene: Vibrators should be cleansed after every use with mild soap and water, and if it is plastic and not latex a rubbing alcohol "wipe off". Some vibrators will accept a condom covering prior to use which minimizes pH changes. If the vibrator still has soap or oil based lubricants on it pH changes yielding yeast infections are common. Have your GYN MD examine the vaginal discharge for an infection. ...Read more

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I have yeast infection and some boils I don't know if its boils or rash, when it itches n I scatch it, den it starts to bleed, please I need help, thank you?

Yeast infection: This must be seen and examined in order to be successfully diagnosed. This sounds quite disturbing and would urge you to see a gynecologist asap. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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I just treated my yeast infection but after my period it still itches but my discharge is now back to normal. Is there a chance I can have yeast again?

I just treated my yeast infection but after my period it still itches but my discharge is now back to normal. Is there a chance I can have yeast again?

Yeast infection: There is a chance that treatment for yeast infection was ineffective. If he still having itching and abnormal discharge please see her physician for further treatment options. ...Read more

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Hi I have a serious yeast infection and I used monistAt 1 (tioconazole) day cure and itch lastnight but it still burns and itches really bad what should I do?

It takes a few days: Monistat usually is effective against vaginal yeast infection, but it takes a few days. Are you certain of the diagnosis? For such serious symptoms, you should not be treating yourself without professional advice. Additional treatment may be helpful (e.g. steroid cream); and also to make sure it's not something else. For example, initial genital herpes can mimic severe yeast symptoms. ...Read more

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I think I have a vaginal yeast infection for the second time within 3 months. But im not sure. Around my hole itches & it burns to urinate.

I think I have a vaginal yeast infection for the second time within 3 months. But im not sure. Around my hole itches & it burns to urinate.

Candidal vaginitis: Go get somebody professional to examine you and make a specific diagnosis and they can treat you. This sounds as if it may be a yeast infection, but without seeing it, impossible to be sure. ...Read more

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After getting over a UTI and a yeast infection I feel like I have to urinate often, and the outside of my anus itches. Is something else going on?

Some possibilities: Certainly yeast infections often occur with these symptoms and commonly occur after being treated for a UTI.
in theory pinworms, allergy, not having fully healed up fro the yeast infection are some toerh potential causes.
Cannot say in your particular case, however. ...Read more

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How do I know my yeast infection is clearing? I was given fluconazole by my doctor and told me to put vagisil I see mucus now but it still itches

Yeast infections: Usually clear within 1 day with fluconazole. It may need to be repeated. I do not recommend Vagisil as this can also change your vaginal PH and facilitate continued growth of the yeast (white Cottage cheese discharge) a clear discharge can mean a bacterial infection. ...Read more

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It itches before I start my period. A couple of months ago I had a yeast infection I don't think its that because when I took a bath vinegar it stop?

It itches before I start my period. A couple of months ago I had a yeast infection I don't think its that because when I took a bath vinegar it stop?

Maybe not yeast...: Vinegar doesn't work against yeast infections (or anything else); if the itching improved with a vinegar "bath" it was probably just a coincidence. You may or may not have a yeast infection; other things also can cause genital itching. See a doctor for professional diagnosis and recommended treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable of fermenting ...Read more


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

An itch is an irritating sensation that causes one to have the urge ...Read more