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How to have your vaginal discharge smell nice?

How to have your vaginal discharge smell nice?

Smelling of vagina: If you suffer from malodor of vagina-like a fishy odor-its due to an infection called bacterial vaginosis.A musty odor is from yeast vaginitis.A horrible odor is due to a retained tampon or other foreign body.When you use feminine hygiene products to "smell nice", you run the risk of creating more problems by replacing the 'good' bacteria and then a super infection can occur-avoid douching! ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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I have vaginal odor, and what to do to make me smell nice again?

I have vaginal odor, and what to do to make me smell nice again?

Treat infection: Vaginal odor may be a sign of a vaginal infection. Please see your clinician for evaluation and possible treatment. This should clear the odor. ...Read more

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How to get rid of vaginal fishy odor asap? Maybe i have BV

How to get rid of vaginal fishy odor asap? Maybe i have BV

See your doctor: While this odor is certainly annoying, you can obtain medicine to treat this however you must see a doctor. Whatever you do, don't douche!! This can make it worse. Your doctor can perform simple tests in the office to make sure you receive the right treatment. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it healthy for my vaginal discharge to smell like cheese?

Can you tell me is it healthy for my vaginal discharge to smell like cheese?

Vinegar: Vaginal discharge to smell like cheese is not unhealthy, but the following recipe may remedy this: Mix two cups of apple cider vinegar in warm bath water. Soak in it for about 20 minutes. Follow this remedy several times a week to get quick results. You can also drink a glass of water mixed with one or two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar daily. ...Read more

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Fishy odor smell on vagina and stain on odor can it be BV i don't have sex and what is good home care routine to prevent this?

Fishy odor smell on vagina and stain on odor can it be BV i don't have sex and what is good home care routine to prevent this?

See an OB-Gyne.: Your description fits bacterial infection rather than a yeast infection. You need to have an ob-gyne check you out and get a culture and sensitivity from your vaginal secretions so it can be properly treated. ...Read more

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What antipiotics to take if your vagina discharges a fishy smell?

What antipiotics to take if your vagina discharges a fishy smell?

Probably BV: Bacterial vaginosis is a common condition in women where the normal balance of bacteria in the vagina is disrupted and replaced by an overgrowth of certain bacteria. Bv is not a sexually transmitted disease. It causes vaginal discharge that is usually white or gray. Most complain of a fish-like odor noticed especially after intercourse. It is treated with metronidazole. ...Read more

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When you get a BV can any one else smell the fishy smell?

When you get a BV can any one else smell the fishy smell?

Sometimes : In really bad cases yes. Go get checked and treated. Bv is treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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How clumpy does your discharge has to be to know for sure it's a yeast infection?

How clumpy does your discharge has to be to know for sure it's a yeast infection?

Eval for first time.: It is often clumpy but not always. If this is your first possible yeast infection, it is recommended that you be evaluated by your physician or gynecologist to insure that the diagnosis is accurate. ...Read more

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How will i know what does an increase in vaginal discharge and some brown discharge mean?

How will i know what does an increase in vaginal discharge and some brown discharge mean?

That is likely: Blood mixed in with your vaginal secretions. Brown is often older blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please get medically evaluated. ...Read more

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What can I use for funky smell from the vagina?

What can I use for funky smell from the vagina?

Dr. can evaluate: A fishy smell coming from the vagina could be a sign of an infection called bacterial vaginosis. It can be treated with antibiotics that a doctor can prescribe. You might consider seeing your ob/gyn for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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How do you know if vaginal discharge has some infection?

How do you know if vaginal discharge has some infection?

Need checked: You would need to be evaluated. Certain office tests, and or cultures will determine if an infection is present. ...Read more

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How to make your vagina not smell bad?

How to make your vagina not smell bad?

Vaginitis: If your vagina has a bad smell, you may have a vaginal infection. You should get checked out and have it treated, rather than trying to hide the smell with peroxide. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of vaginal discharge and odor?

How do you get rid of vaginal discharge and odor?

Determine why: Various infections can cause discharge and odor but the treatment will vary depending on the cause, so the first step is to get checked. Some discharge and odor is completely normal but I am assuming that this is a change. Do not douche as the effect will be at best temporary and may make things much worse. ...Read more

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How to tell you have a yeast infection? Is it thick discharge?

How to tell you have a yeast infection? Is it thick discharge?

Burning, itching,,,: A yeast infection of the vagina or vulva may cause severe itching, burning, soreness, irritation, and a whitish or whitish-gray cottage cheese-like discharge, often with a curd-like appearance. In the clinic, etc. Diagnosis is done with a scraping or swab of the area placed on a microscope slide, which is treated with KOH dissolving the cells and leaving the candida yeast cells. ...Read more

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Vaginal Discharge (Definition)

Vaginal discharge is defined as secretions being expelled by the vagina. This can be physiologic or pathologic. Some common causes of abnormal vaginal discharge and yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis and sexually transmitted infections like ...Read more