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I have these symptoms: Itchy/red vagina Foul smell - fishy I think I've bled twice during sex in the past two weeks I had dark brown discharge for the?

I have these symptoms:
Itchy/red vagina
Foul smell - fishy I think
I've bled twice during sex in the past two weeks
I had dark brown discharge for the?

YOU NEED: a GYN exam and CULTURE for what is most likely a vaginal/pelvic infection. Don't delay since many of thse infections can spread to your sexual contact(s) and RE-INFECT you or others! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Had hemorrhoid since 20 w pregnant (oct). didn't bug me til 2 weeks ago started treating, now have itchy red swollen vagina. Related? Yeast?

Had hemorrhoid since 20 w pregnant (oct). didn't bug me til 2 weeks ago started treating, now have itchy red swollen vagina. Related? Yeast?

Possible: you didn't mention what you were treating them with, but if you have had any antibiotics recently, then yeast is a good bet. Go see your Doc and get this checked and diagnosed/treated properly. Be well. ...Read more

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Sometimes i experience itchy,swollen and redness vagina with grayish discharge. maybe twice or trice a month. what are this symptoms?

Sometimes i experience itchy,swollen and redness vagina with grayish discharge. maybe twice or trice a month. what are this symptoms?

Yeast infection: You can try OTC vaginal suppositories or gel for yeast infection for 5-7 day treatment course as directed on the package. If this doesn't resolve the issue, you will need to be examined for a more definite diagnosis. Feel better:) ...Read more

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Bright red, itchy vagina. Skin peels, bumps, hurts. Small cuts. Never been sexually active. 14 years old?

Bright red, itchy vagina. Skin peels, bumps, hurts. Small cuts. Never been sexually active. 14 years old?

Yeast infection: If not sexually active then i would try over the counter anti-yeast vaginal cream, such as gene-lotrimin or monistat. If that doesn't help then please see your primary care doctor or a gynecologist. ...Read more

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Red itchy vagina, no discharge or odour. I've had this before and it went away on its own so didn't need to see a gp. Is there a way to cure itching?

Red itchy vagina, no discharge or odour. I've had this before and it went away on its own so didn't need to see a gp.  Is there a way to cure itching?

Yes but..: You will need to identify the cause in order to "cure" it. For example, you could be allergic to seminal fluid or the latex condom after intercourse. Yeast infection may at times lead to itching as well. If none of the above provides the answer, you will need to see your gp if it bothers you enough. ...Read more

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I finished my period yesterday so then I had sex but today I have a burning red itchy vagina what could have caused this ?

I finished my period yesterday so then I had sex but today I have a burning red itchy vagina what could have caused this ?

Possible vaginal infection: The red burning and itching signifies a possible vaginal infection. The vaginal infection most likely is a yeast infection. Over-the-counter yeasts medications may be helpful. Sometimes infection may be caused by bacteria and need to be treated with antibiotics. Please see your doctor for evaluation to also rule out any possibility of a sexually-transmitted disease. ...Read more

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Redness, tingling, itchy vagina region. Yeast infection?

Redness, tingling, itchy vagina region. Yeast infection?

Yeast is likely: Sounds like a fairly classic presentation of a vaginal yeast infection. Over the counter yeast creams are available. If not improved with this then an evaluation by an Obgyn is warranted to determine what else might be happening ...Read more

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Does vagisil work for yeast infections, thrush, irritation, itchiness, redness, burning on the vagina?

Vagisil: Vagisil is an otc (over the counter) preparation only, and has no antifungal medication in it, so it won't "treat" a yeast infection. It is a mild topical anesthetic (benzocaine) and merely treats the symptoms. You will need a prescription from your doctor to treat the yeast, if present. ...Read more