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Increased Vaginal Discharge And Breastfeeding
I've had increased vaginal discharge while breastfeeding my son -- no smell... Not blood tinged. Can this be normal because of hormones?
Yes: Yes just keep an eye on it. ...Read more
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
I'm a 4 month post partum breastfeeding mom. I've been having green vaginal discharge. What could be causing this, should I be concerned?
I am 4.5 months postpartum and have had a thin watery vaginal discharge since giving birth. There is a strong vaginal scent. I'm 27 this is my third child vaginal birth no tearing and breast feeding.
Ok: Some discharge is normal but over 2 months may be due to other causes like bacterial vaginosis or it might just be physiologic. Talk to your GYN who can assess you and determine if its normal or abnormal ...Read more
I've been breastfeeding for two years, I haven't had a period for two years, but today I started cramping and having vaginal discharge.
Is it normal to have an increased vaginal discharge while using Metrogel for an apparent infection?
Possible: Just finish you treatment course and then if still having discharge two days later, get rechecked. ...Read more
I've been having intense itching frequent urination and increased vaginal discharge what could this be?
I have had increased vaginal discharge that is white clear and has a strange odor no itchiness or redness what can I do to get rid of this?
Infection? Increased white kinda creamy vaginal discharge and kinda lumpy white stuff around clitorus may have cut self masturbating could this be why
Yeast infection: Seems that you may have a yeast infection. First, make sure you wash the area well. Second, check that there is no swelling or pus which could indicate a bacterial infection. Third, try an over-the-counter remedy like Monistat. If that doesn't work in a couple days, see your primary care doctor or gynecologist for an evaluation and prescription for anti-fungal medicine. ...Read more
Sorry to keep bugging ya'll, but I'm in chemopause. Now increased vaginal discharge. Seeing dr, but could this mean my period may be returning? Worried?
Brownish red vaginal discharge bw periods for over a year now. Periods r on time but the duration has increased. Virgin. Is it due to pco (seen on u/sound?
Hard to say: It can mean and infection of some sort either fungal or bacterial- you would need to be seen and the discharge examined under microscopy for the best answer. ...Read more
Yes: Some people have increased discharge at different or consistent times of their menstrual cycle. It is not uncommon for there to be some change in vaginal discharge with a new pill. If the discharge is increasing, concerning, associated with an odor or discomfort, however, it would always be worth seeing a doctor who can test for simple treatable causes such as yeast or bv. ...Read more
Recently had increased vaginal discharge. Today when I went to the bathroom, found small brown fecal looking clumps. On birth control.?
Abnormal discharge: Any new or abnormal vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. Not sure what to make of the clumps, but an infection or abnormal vaginal bleeding may be involved. STDs are common at age 21, should be checked. Probably the clumps aren't really feces, but if so it would mean a rectovaginal fistula, i.e. an abnormal connection between vagina and rectum. Bottom line: see doctor soon. ...Read more
I have an increased amount of vaginal discharge. It is not discoloured and I have had this issue for years. What can I do to decrease the discharge?
May be modified: First consider getting an exam and tests for infections if there is any chance of an std. The glands in the vagina and the cervix make much of the secretions that form a normal discharge. If your glands make more than you can tolerate, you could ask a doctor to prescribe contraception with estrogen and progestins in it. This may change the amount of gland activity. ...Read more
3 Months postpartum and experiencing increased mucus like vaginal discharge but have not gotten my period. Is this normal?
Vaginal discharge: Mucous vaginal discharge has a variety of causes. Testing will be needed to determine the cause and treatment. At that visit you can address options for menstrual cycle regulation. If you are breastfeeding then this may be the cause of your missed periods. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. ...Read more
9 weeks late, previous hpt were negative. Cramps, increased vaginal discharge and slightly green poop?? Gp wasn't any help.
Try a OB GYN MD: You need to see a specialist who focuses totally on women such as an OB GYN MD for further evaluation. ...Read more
I've had super white vaginal discharge. Soft honey consistensy. Increased when I pee. No sml. No itch. But more than normal. Had it for a month. Std? Yeast?
See a doctor: Very difficult to judge the cause based on what you say. Every new or increased vaginal discharge needs medical care if the cause isn't obvious. As you suggest yourself, possibilities include STDs (gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomonas) if you're at risk (and many 21 yr old women are). Yeast and bacterial vaginosis also are possible. See your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
I was prescribed metronidazole & nystatin oint is it normal for my vaginal discharge to be dark & increased after taking my last period was 2weeks ago?
That depends: Yeast infections present w thick, white, chunky discharge w/o odor that can cause itching, burning w intercourse/ urination, pain, redness ; swelling. Normal vaginal discharge is called leukorrhea. It is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. ^ is seen w ovulation ; pregnancy. It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. >. ...Read more
Depends: Every woman has vaginal discharge. The amount and consistency can change with the hormones through the month. Discharge is only abnormal if it burns, smells bad or is irritating. Some STDs such as chlamydia do not always cause a discharge so if you are worried you have gotten an std, you will need a urine or vaginal test done. ...Read more
Vaginal secretions: Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear ; like uncooked egg whites), clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.; pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an. ...Read more
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
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