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I have an extremely itchy vagina what do I do?

I have an extremely itchy vagina what do I do?

Yeast vs BV or..: Itching in the inside of you private is often caused by yeast (candida vaginitis) or bacterial vaginitis (bv), or some chemical irritation--maybe from tampon use etc. Std such as trichomonas/herpes, chlamydia, and gonorrhea can cause itching as well. I suggest getting evaluated/treated by your doc as soon as possible. Good luck.

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Extremely itchy vagina, not inside, libia & clitoris. No thrush, STD free & bacteria swabs done, all clear. Going on 4years, just want a answer?

Extremely itchy vagina, not inside, libia & clitoris. No thrush, STD free & bacteria swabs done, all clear. Going on 4years, just want a answer?

Allergy?: Has anyone considered allergy to candida albicans? You don't have to have an "infection" from it to have symptoms. I vaguely remember about it. Maybe someone else will comment further, but look it up and talk to your doc about it.

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Why do I have itchy vagina?

Why do I have itchy vagina?

May be an infection: Vaginal itching can have several causes. You may have a dermatologic condition. Or you may have an infection. The possible causes vary based on your age and risk factors. Your doctor can examine you and may run some tests to determine what is causing the problem. Until you see your doctor, you can try over-the-counter anti-itch creams. These may ease the itching but will not treat/cure the cause.

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Reasons for a mildly itchy vagina?

Reasons for a mildly itchy vagina?

Itchy vulva: One reason could be the soap you use for cleansing, another one could be a yeast infection. This is a common infection in your women. Signs can be vulvar itch, along with thick white vaginal discharge. There are over the counter treatments for this. If symptoms persist, see a physician.

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I have a very itchy vagina.

I have a very itchy vagina.

Could be infection: The most common cause of itching in the vagina is a yeast infection. Lots of other infections also cause itching. If this is new for you, i'd recommend seeing your gynecologist for exam and treatment.

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How to treat my itchy vagina?

How to treat my itchy vagina?

Itching: You need to see your doctor and get tested. It could be a yeast infection or an std.

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What to do about very itchy vagina?

What to do about very itchy vagina?

See your doctor: If OTC treatments have not relieved the symptoms an exam is needed.

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What is the reason for an itchy vagina?

Infection: Most likely a yeast (fungal) infection. Try an anti-fungal agent over the counter specifically for vaginal infection. If you don't improve, see your healthcare provider as some infections of the vagina may be sexually transmitted and require specific therapy.

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Swollen itchy vagina. What could cause this?

Swollen itchy vagina. What could cause this?

Most likely a yeast: Infection, could be bacterial or allergic or herpes or other causes, if u were my pt in coral springs, fl I would do an exam and cultures for yeast bact and herpes and most likely start treating u for yeast until I get the cultures back and u can take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) which should not hurt anything to help with some of the symptoms.

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Itchy vagina spots from shaving, what to do?

Itchy vagina spots from shaving, what to do?

OTC cream: An over the counter hydrocortisone cream would help. Also a cool compress to the area would be soothing.

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What could cause an itchy vagina with clumpy discharge?

What could cause an itchy vagina with clumpy discharge?

Yeast infection.: These are the typical signs of vaginal yeast infection and can be treated by a variety of medications.

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I have very sticky, bloody discharge, and an itchy vagina.?

I have very sticky, bloody discharge, and an itchy vagina.?

Need attention: You need to see your doctor. Might be infection or othes process.

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What causes a itchy vagina?

What causes a itchy vagina?

Lots of things...: ...From a yeast infection to an allergy to lubricants or sexual devices or whatever. There are also systemic causes, such as a hormone deficiency. Let your gynecologist examine you and give you a definitive diagnosis.

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What could be wrong with an itchy vagina?

What could be wrong with an itchy vagina?

Vaginitis..: Vaginitis is a common/generic term for inflammation in/on the vagina area. It could be from infection such as yeast, BV (bacterial vaginosis), and std such as chlamydia, or from chemical irritation due to feminine hygiene products. If just itching outside, it could be dry skin, fungal infection, or the so tabooed crabs as pictured here. So, get it checked out by doc. Good luck.

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Why do I get an itchy vagina at night time?

Why do I get an itchy vagina at night time?

Allergies/infection: There are many possibilities. The vulvar area is prone to environmental sensitivities, like allergies, that can cause itching. Why at night? Maybe you are sensitive to the laundry soap your sheets are washed in? Infections, such as an external yeast infection, or pubic lice, or even pinworm, are all possibilities. Get examined to rule those out.

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What is the best way to relieve an itchy vagina?

What is the best way to relieve an itchy vagina?

Itching: It depens (penicillamine) on the cause. Ask your doctor to determine the cause or send you to a gynecologist.

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Can I have an itchy vagina but also have nothing be wrong?

Can I have an itchy vagina but also have nothing be wrong?

Definitely: There are many causes. Vaginal itching does not always mean that you have infection. Sometimes people are allergic to household items. Laundry detergent, soap, maxipads, toilet paper and sweat are common culprits. There are skin disorders like lichen sclerosis and psoriasis. See your doc for an exam to determine the cause.

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Is it possible for me to apply mercy ointment into an itchy vagina?

Is it possible for me to apply mercy ointment into an itchy vagina?

Strongly recommend: Against this. Mercy cream is touted to treat most skin diseases & to stimulate rapid hair growth. I know of no product that does all this. Be very caution about putting any substances into the vagina.