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Celiac Disease With Vaginal Itching
Although I am taking anti fungal tablets my vaginal itching is not totally alright. In the course of 1o days its been 5 days and it still itches me.
Which tablets?: Pills for fungus---terbinafine-----are not effective for yeast. Usual yeast pill, fluconazole, is a single dose, sometimes repeated in a week. Yeast is certainly not the only cause of vaginal itch. Fungus is usually not that itchy. So see a GYN or dermatologist. You need to provide precise information about symptoms and about all pills or treatments. ...Read more
For the past 2 days I've had really bad vaginal itching. I was told to use monistat 7 but it burns/itches 10 times worse when I put it on. Help me.
Experienced vaginal itching for week&a half (pre menstruation) now my bottom itches&i think I have small cuts. Could dehydration be a cause?
How to get rid of vaginal itching, itches to the point I have little scraps, then when I urinate it burn the cuts, I tried vaginal cream, &Benadryl cream?
Yes: There's an itchy skin condition called dermatitis herpetiformis that occurs in about 1/4 of the people with celiac disease. Of all the people with dermatitis herpetiformis, about 85% have celiac -- and it may be the only symptom of celiac they have. When gluten is removed from the diet, the skin problem often goes away. ...Read more
What does it mean if I have vaginal itching and burning. I have had sex with my partner but we used a condom. Could this be a disease?
Yes and No.:
You could have a disease if the condom broke or if you didn't use the condom before any penile contact...
You could also be irritated by the spermicide if condom had that. That's why many condoms stopped having nonoxynol 9...
Very rare to have latex allergy.
If it continues, consider seeing an md for std test. ...Read more
Daughter diagnosed with Celiac Disease 8 weeks ago. Now has severe itching on lower legs only at night time. Low white blood count and high Globulin Serum levels. Severe weight loss, and bruising What could cause this? Itching Issues
There is a very: Characteristic skin rash that accompanies celiac disease: dermatitis herpetiformis. Typically this is a skin manifestation of non-celiac wheat sensitivity. Extremely itchy bumps or blisters appear, especially on the forearms. The lab abnormalities you describe are not typical for celiac; in fact serum globulins may be low. I suspect more than one diagnosis; continue working closely with her Doctor ...Read more
There isn't just one: It completely depends on what's causing the itch. Yeast (fungal) infections will cause vaginal itching and are usually treated with clotrimazole 1% cream which you can get in any drug store. Dryness if you were approaching menopause or have had your ovaries removed would need hormone replacement or perhaps a moisturizer. Sometimes even soap or other hygiene products are the cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See gynecologist: To determine the cause ; an appropriate treatment plan. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. ...Read more
Soaps, laundry detergents, fabric softeners, oral contraceptives, antibiotics, condoms, genital herpes, various vaginal lubricants, various infections, pubic lice, etc. All can be responsible. Your gynecologist and/or a dermatologist might be able to uncover the reason. It also
depends on how long your itching has been. ...Read more
Get it medically: Evaluated to deterine the cause. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. ...Read more
Vaginal itching: = unpleasant sensation that creates the urge to scratch skin/ mucosa of female genitalia. ...Read more
Maybe: Vaginal itching that is intermittent may not indicate a problem. Skin changes on the vulva, vaginal discharge, vaginal odor that accompanies itching may require an evaluation to determine the cause of these symptoms. Most often, a simple solution and treatment is found. Persistence of symptoms is the key. ...Read more