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Itching In The Vagina Area
I was put on a antibiotic (doxycycline hyclate 100mg) for a boil that I had. Now that is gone and I have another one coming in another spot. I won't be finished with the antibiotic for another 2 days. Now I am experiencing itching in the vagina area and s
Hi. I am 8 weeks pregnant but for the last 3 days i feel burning and itching around my vagina area.. Could I use Fucidin in this case. Thank you ?
See your GYN: Always consult your ob/gyn with questions about meds while pregnant. ...Read more
It's about peeling, itching and sometimes burning Cuz of the itching around the vagina area im sexually active I'm 16 and I recently had my period ?
Its doesn't matter: Ask your doctor how to treat it.l ...Read more
I finished monistat 7, 5 days ago but I am still having itching be in my vagina area. Should I start monistat again or use a cream?
I have recently been having burning, itching, redness in my vagina area. I have also been noticing an odorless white discharge. WHAT DO I DO?
Im having a really bad itch in vagina area..About to get period , but not getting period..Is this a period symptom?
Y won't drs test for herpes? Exposed to it mths ago, now having sore low back, itch+tingle vagina area, swollen nodes groin, headache. Advice please.
The other way around: The question should be, "why should one test for genital herpes," instead of "why should one NOT test for genital herpes?" A doctor will test for it if there is good reason to suspect the disease, and if the test will make a difference in the treatment. Without the actual sores, the doctor may order an HSV1-2 blood test. If in the U.S., try HealthTap's PRIME service to ask for tests done by Quest. ...Read more
Yeast infection?: The most common cause of vaginal itching is a yeast infection. But there are other causes. The only way to know for sure is to see your doc and have an exam and some tests. If you want to try an over-the-counter vaginal yeast medication first, you can. They are effective and available at the pharmacy without a prescription. Best wishes! ...Read more