Doctor insights on:
How To Stop Burning And Itching From Yeast Infection
Not sure: garlic works get an over the counter vaginal fungal cream... ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Yeast tx: If it’s your 1st possible yeast infection or you aren’t sure if it’s yeast – see your dr. Some tx options include vaginal cream, ointment or suppository for sev. Days (7 to 14 days sometimes). Otc meds include Monistat (miconzole), vagistat-1 (tioconazole), femstat (buoconazole), Gyne-Lotrimin or mycelex( clotrimazole). Otc meds don’t work ? See your dr. S/he may order Diflucan (fluconazole) (oral antifungal). ...Read more
Finding 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. Your gynecologist can assess to determine the cause ; to develop a treatment plan. ...Read more
I have vaginal burning swelling and irritation after sex and touching. It's not from friction, allergies yeast infection or std?
Possibly: Those possibilities are astute. They should all be ruled out. ...Read more
Find out the cause: Find out the cause with the help of your physician. Yeast infections are due to a fungus called candida which is normally found in the vagina. However, if there is a lack of healthy vaginal bacteria it can lead to overgrowth of yeast. Some causes of overgrowth: antibiotics, ^ estrogen (pregnancy or some birth control pills), malfunctioning immune system, diabetes mellitus as well as>>. ...Read more
Anti-histamines: Itching from an allergic response is caused at least in part by the release of histamine from mast cells. Treatment often involves the use of anti-histamines such as loratidine or cetirizine. The dose often has to be increased above that usually recommended but the limiting factor is how sleepy the patient is. ...Read more
I have stool incontinence lead to dermatitis.My dermatologist prescribed me antifungal cream&antibiotic.but my anus from inside is red and itchy.does fungal infection can cause anal infection from inside.if so how to treat?can I use oral diflucan?
Vulva area burning from bacterial infection (being treated with antibiotics) what can I use to soothe vulva skin while antibiotics kick in?
As above: Ask u treating physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
What will be the symptoms if i hav both vaginal yeast infection and bacterial vaginosis?[have itching and discharge(white/yellow)sometimes malodorous]
Gyno said overgrowth of lactobacillus is causing my vaginal burning and irritation. What can I do to kill off the excess bacteria?
Gynecologist: It sounds like you have been seen and diagnosed by a gynecologist. That doctor is in the best position to provide treatment options as they have done and examination and testing. Lactobacillus is a normal component of the vaginal flora and does not need to be eradicated. Clarify with the doctor who did the recent exam the diagnosis and treatment plan ...Read more
Does tylonol help with the vaginal pain due to bumps and or blisters or genital herpes? Will it help the burning and itching sensations?
NO: I do not see any connectionGet a more detailed answer ›
Variable: Otc vagisil is marketed for vulvar itching and irritation. A trial of otc monistat may help as well. Usually, this is from a yeast infection but if persistent, see your doctor. Yeast can be resistant to otc monistat requiring a prescription medication to eliminate the infection. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How can i stop the itching from a yeast infection?
- How to stop yeast infection from coming back?
- Yeast infection without itching or burning
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Soothe itching from yeast infection
- Relief from yeast infection itching
- Jock itch from yeast infection
- Is it possible to have a yeast infection with only burning and itching?
- Talk to a dermatologist online for free