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Hi I am a twenty soon to be twenty one year old female and I have vaginal thrush, what's the best way to deal with this? Tablets? Cream?

Hi I am a twenty soon to be twenty one year old female and I have vaginal thrush, what's the best way to deal with this? Tablets? Cream?

Vaginal thrush: Vaginal thrush is also known as a vaginal yeast infection that is treated the same way by a GYN MD when you see him/her. The over the counter medications are often attenuated (weakened) and don't work as well as a Rx. ...Read more

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What's the best way to end itchy, vaginal discomfort?

What's the best way to end itchy, vaginal discomfort?

Probably yeast inf: U can try otc yeast cream like monistat, gyne-lotrimin, if no better then u need to see your gyn for exam and cultures. ...Read more

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I have a vaginal cut what is the best thing to make it heal quickly because it hurts really bad.

I have a vaginal cut what is the best thing to make it heal quickly because it hurts really bad.

Vaginal cut: If you have been sexually active this "cut" may be a herpes infection. Would have it checked out. Otherwise how did you get a cut in that area? ...Read more

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What is the best way to identify and eliminate a vaginal infection?

What is the best way to identify and eliminate a vaginal infection?

VAGINITIS: It can be diagnosed by the sx or appearance of discharge. Your gyne will do smears, cultures etc. And give the right rx. ...Read more

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What's the best surgical treatment for vaginal prolapse?

What's the best surgical treatment for vaginal prolapse?

Patient specific: The best surgical treatment is one that is tailored to your specific findings and complaints. One surgery does not fit all patients. There is controversy about newer mesh surgery versus older methods. There is more and more robotic prolapse surgery. The best surgery is one done to your specific needs by a surgeon who does these surgeries often and has experience. ...Read more

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What are the best at home ways to aviod a bacterial vaginal infection?

What are the best at home ways to aviod a bacterial vaginal infection?

Good personal: Hygiene- washing after intercourse, avoiding bubble baths, having sex with a clean partner, avoiding use of tampons, wiping from front to back after urination and bowel movement etc you can read the link below for more info. Take care! ...Read more

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What is the best medication to use for vaginal discharge?

What is the best medication to use for vaginal discharge?

Have a work up first: There are so many causes of discharge, it is hard to say. Before you treat it, you should have a thorough exam and history. That way you are treating exactly what the problem is and it will be more effective. ...Read more

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What is the best method for keeping vaginal odor under control?

What is the best method for keeping vaginal odor under control?

By finding out the: Cause of the odor is the best way to address this problem. Vaginal discharge should not have a foul odor. You likely have some form of infection. Recommend seeing your gynecologist or even possibly an std clinic. Take care. ...Read more

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What is the best way to put an end to this this yucky vaginal discharge?

New changes?: If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cleanse vaginal area of infant for urine collection?

What is the best way to cleanse vaginal area of infant for urine collection?

Urine collection: Just simple soap and water before you apply a urine bag. If the purpose of the urine collection is other than a urinalysis, e.g., to rule out urinary infection, the best procedure should be a bladder catheterization performed by her doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best cream to use for vaginal itching?

What is the best cream to use for vaginal itching?

Please see your Dr.: Vaginal itching can have a number of different causes. Before treatment, a diagnosis has to be made. Fragrances and dyes in products used in the area, including laundry detergents, fabric softeners, pads, wipes, soaps, etc. Can cause itching. So can vaginal yeast or other infections and several inflammatory skin conditions. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of vaginal dryness?

What is the best way to get rid of vaginal dryness?

Depends on age: At age 23, problems with vaginal dryness are unlikely to be due to hormonal problems and more likely to be due to infection. Rule out yeast as #1 cause. Second, rule out a bacterial infection. Third, if for sex, use water based lubricant. If none of these apply to you, then an exam by gynecologist to look at vagina and make sure there are no auto-immune issues causing dryness. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat vaginal thrush?

What is the best way to treat vaginal thrush?

Topical therapy: Uncomplicated disease can usually responds to short courses of vaginal or oral antifungals. Vaginal treatments containing nystatin, miconazole, clotrimazole, butoconazole, terconazole and tioconazole are all effective. Many of these are available without a prescription. Failure to respond to over the counter treatment should trigger a visit to your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of vaginal odor?

What's the best way to get rid of vaginal odor?

Washing: Frequent washing or using a bidet can help, but do not douche, as it can be irritating and your cervix would be open some, and you do not want to instill the effluent into your uterus. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of vaginal pain?

What's the best treatment to get rid of vaginal pain?

Vaginal Pain RX: Until a diagnosis is made, it is impossible to recommend treatment. There are many different conditions that can cause pain. So it's best you see your physician. Infections, allergy, trauma and endometriosis can all cause vaginal pain and have very different treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best way to stop vaginal bleeding and burning pain?

What is the best way to stop vaginal bleeding and burning pain?

Lots of answers: There are so many questions to be answered - pregnant? Prior surgery or abnormal pap's? Ever happen before? Where is the pain? How much bleeding? Time for your period?

I would definitely see your obgyn to be examined and treated.

Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the best soap for the vaginal and rectum area that isn't too harsh for every day use, thank you?

What is the best soap for the vaginal and rectum area that isn't too harsh for every day use, thank you?

Best soap.: Some of my most fastidious patients have ended up changing their vaginal flora by using soap too enthusiastically in their genital area. I recommend soaping only the areas exposed when you clench your thighs together. Other than that, I don't recommend any particular type of soap. I do prefer products without parabens. ...Read more

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I've had folliculitis in the vaginal area for years now, what is the best treatment for the scarring and itch it has created?

I've had folliculitis in the vaginal area for years now, what is the best treatment for the scarring and itch it has created?

Stop shaving?: If you have been shaving the area, stop. That may be the main problem, perhaps the only problem. If pubic area hair control remains important, consider a hair removal cream instead. If not shaving, other factors may be important -- for example, you may be carrying virulent staph or strep. If you haven't yet seen a dermatologist, consider it now. She or he should be able to sort this out. Good luck ...Read more

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Is Monistat 7 vaginal cream stronger and work the best?

Is Monistat 7 vaginal cream stronger and work the best?

Maybe: Stronger than what? Thee are many anti-fungals on the market. Stronger ones need a doctors prescription. Monistat is available to treat most yeast infections. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of vaginal pain after douching for the first time?

What is the best way to get rid of vaginal pain after douching for the first time?

Chemical reaction: Whatever was used in the douche is chemically reacting with the vaginal fluids and producing burning. Douching is, for he most part, unnecessary and take this as a "hint" to stop the practice before more serious health issues arise. ...Read more

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What foods should I eat while taking radiation for vaginal cancer, also what are the best drinks to drink?

What foods should I eat while taking radiation for vaginal cancer, also what are the best drinks to drink?

Depends on symptoms: Treatment with radiation towards the pelvis may have effects on the bowel. If diarrhea develops we suggest a low fiber diet. If a patient becomes fatigued we try decreasing carbohydrates and increasing protein. For most a balanced nutritious diet with variety works fine. All of this is tempered to not change a diet for a diabetic or other specialized diets when needed. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure a vaginal yeast infection once and for all?

Not possible.: You will always have a small amount of the organism (candida) living on your skin surface. Normal skin bacteria compete with yeast and do not allow them to grow enough to cause an infection. However, when you take an antibiotic enough bacteria my be killed on the skin or in the vagina to allow the yeast to overgrow and cause an infection. ...Read more

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Opting for a total hysterectomy for reoccurring cin3 (keeping ovaries). .. Is an abdominal or vaginal procedure the best in this situation?

Opting for a total hysterectomy for reoccurring cin3 (keeping ovaries). .. Is an abdominal or vaginal procedure the best in this situation?

Discuss with Surgeon: It is a decision you can make with your surgeon as there can be different benefits and risks depending on each individuals case. A vaginal approach of course, precludes having a scar on your abdomen which is important to some. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What's the best thing to use to cleans the vagina & vaginal area? Most product cause a rash

What's the best thing to use to cleans the vagina & vaginal area? Most product cause a rash

Soap and water: Dove, Caress and Ivory are the best non irritating soaps to use. Commercial products tend to create irritations to that area and in your case, a rash. ...Read more

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Which date should I trust : The one on my Monistat 7 box (1 month expired) or the date on the vaginal suppositories (good till January 2018)?

Which date should I trust : The one on my Monistat 7 box (1 month expired) or the date on the vaginal suppositories (good till January 2018)?

Dates to trust: I assume the dates are correct. Not sure what you mean by trust? I do not know what the regulations are in CA on labeling meds. Most are good for sometime even years after the expiration dates.

But to be sure get new ones. ...Read more