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What cream is good for itchy vagina lips?

What cream is good for itchy vagina lips?

Topical steroid: For just itching a topical corticosteroid cream used only occasionally is soothing but if there is a yeast infection causing the itch, then this type of cream could aggravate it. Have a gyn examination if the itch persists or worsens. ...Read more

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Hi, I just wanna ask about any cream that can use for my vagina because of itchiness? : (When I touch it, I feel rashes on the lips and clit part, I believe this is because of liners and napkins. Thank you for the help doc!

Hi, I just wanna ask about any cream that can use for my vagina because of itchiness? : (When I touch it, I feel rashes on the lips and clit part, I believe this is because of liners and napkins. Thank you for the help doc!

Diagnosis: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or herpes. It can indicate an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps and laundry detergents. There are also some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis which can cause vaginal itching. Prevaleaf Soothe is my favorite over the counter treatment for patients to try. An exam is needed to make a diagnosis ...Read more

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Is it safe to use clotrimizole (antifungal cream) in the vagina in first trimester of pregnancy?

Is it safe to use clotrimizole (antifungal cream) in the vagina in first trimester of pregnancy?

Not recommended: Clotrimazole vaginal and topical preparations are fda pregnancy risk category b.Vaginal use during the 2nd and 3rd trimesters in has not resulted in any adverse effects; use in the 1st trimester has not been adequately studied and is not recommended. In animal studies, there was no fetal harm following administration of intravaginal doses up to 100 mg/kg in pregnant rats. ...Read more

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Is it safe to apply Candid cream (clotrimazole) around vagina? Can clotrimazole cream cause infertility if applied inside vagina and inner lips?

Is it safe to apply Candid cream (clotrimazole) around vagina? Can clotrimazole cream cause infertility if applied inside vagina and inner lips?

Safe: Clotrimazole cream is safe to apply in or around the vagina. It is frequently prescribed to be used vaginally for yeast infections. It won't cause infertility. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Slight foul/fishly odor...VERY itching vagina (around opening/lips), Monistat external OTC cream relieves itching temporarily, good chance its not std?

Slight foul/fishly odor...VERY itching vagina (around opening/lips), Monistat external OTC cream relieves itching temporarily, good chance its not std?

Vaginal infection: You may have developed bacterial vaginosis which is a vaginal infection. See your doctor to get evaluated as soon as possible as this would require a specific antibiotic treatment if present ...Read more

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I am a little irritated inside my lips of the vagina, just took some diflucan can I use desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) for the irritation?

I am a little irritated inside my lips of the vagina, just took some diflucan can I use desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) for the irritation?

Outside only: You have a yeast infection. You are treating it with diflucan. You want to treat the itch with desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream). Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) should only be used on the outside not the inside of your body. Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) acts as a barrier cream. Drink fluids, try an antiinflammatory to decrease the itch sensation if necessary and try to take too many medicines. The yeast infection should resolve with diflucan. ...Read more

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A red boil on left vagina lip has appeared out of nowhere. Have been given amoxicillin and am using bacterial cream- Painful when I walk or pee. Help?

A red boil on left vagina lip has appeared out of nowhere. Have been given amoxicillin and am using bacterial cream- Painful when I walk or pee. Help?

Not "boiled over"?: First of all, condolences on the pain of a boil in a most sensitive location. Unfortunately, you will have to wait for the medication to exercise its' "authority" over the boil and eventually it will dissipate or burst. Meanwhile, try sitting in a tub of hot water to help the process and ease the pain and if it doesn't get better in 3 days go back to your MD who is treating you to have it "lanced" ...Read more

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Had a yeast infection week and a half ago, treated with diflucan (fluconazole) and clotrimazole cream. Can too much cream cause swelling and red of the vagina lips?

Had a yeast infection week and a half ago, treated with diflucan (fluconazole) and clotrimazole cream. Can too much cream cause swelling and red of the vagina lips?

Possibly: Excessive application can cause some irritation, or this could represent an allergic reaction or sensitivity to the medication. Follow up with your provider to determine if you are sensitive/allergic. ...Read more

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Red bump and swollen left vagina lip. No itch. Just stings and sore. No sex. Shave about a week ago. What is it and can I put betamethasone cream on i?

Razor irritation: You probably got razor irritation. Hopefully it's not infected. Do not put betamethasone. That's a steroid and may make it worse if infected. Just keep it clean and dry. If it gets worse, you may need an antibiotic. ...Read more

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Small red bump on vagina lip. Sore, swollen, no itching. What is it? How to treat? Can I put betamethasone dip cream on it?

Small red bump on vagina lip. Sore, swollen, no itching. What is it? How to treat? Can I put betamethasone dip cream on it?

Razor irritation: You probably got razor irritation. Hopefully it's not infected. Do not put betamethasone. That's a steroid and may make it worse if infected. Just keep it clean and dry. If it gets worse, you may need an antibiotic. ...Read more

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