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Doctor insights on: Monistat 7 Medication

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Can men use Monistat 7?

Can men use Monistat 7?

Monistat: This a vaginal medication, but you could apply it to the surface of the skin if so desired. ...Read more

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How to know if I need monistat-7?

How to know if I need monistat-7?

Do you have a yeast: Infection? Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent.
Your doctor can diagnose accurately. ...Read more

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Can I use Monistat 7 during the day?

You could but: Remember using it during that day may create issues because you will be wiping the area after going to the bathroom. This may make it less effective. Even secretions and gravity effects from being upright might slightly compromise how effective the treatment is, though probably minimally in this case. ...Read more

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Monistat 7 should men use all 7 days?

Monistat 7 should men use all 7 days?

Yeast infection: Monistat can be applied to the tip of the penis twice a day. If not resolving in a week, see physician. ...Read more

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Can I use a 1 month expired Monistat 7?

No problem: It should be entirely safe and effective. Drug expiration dates are very conservative; most remain just fine for several years, assuming they aren't stored in an especially hot place, like a car glove compartment. ...Read more

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How long does it take Monistat 7 to work?

How long does it take Monistat 7 to work?

Yeast Infection: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Can I still use Monistat 7 if its expired?

Are we talking: 10 days expired or 10 years expired. Please clarify and re-ask. ...Read more

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When do you know if Monistat 7 or other is best?

Experience: The only way I know of is by how well it works for a given individual. ...Read more

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Can you tell me when does Monistat 7 start working?

Monistat: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised. ...Read more

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What to do if I been using Monistat 7 and ran out on day 6?

What to do if I been using Monistat 7 and ran out on day 6?

Don't worry if used6d: It may still have done the job, but if the symptoms come back repeat with Monistat 1 (tioconazole). ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could stop taking Monistat 7 after the 1st day?

Can you tell me if I could stop taking Monistat 7 after the 1st day?

7 day treatment.: If you want it to work as it intended you should finish 7 day therapy. If you stop it, and you have a yeast infection, it could come back. ...Read more

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I have been using the generic brand of the Monistat 7 and have not felt any relief and it is going to be day 5 I'm using tonight what should I do?

I have been using the generic brand of the Monistat 7 and have not felt any relief and it is going to be day 5 I'm using tonight what should I do?

Wrong diagnosis?: Monistat only works for yeast infection and so if you have bacterial vainitis (bv) or something else such as an std (trichomonas, chlamydia etc.), Monistat will not work. There should not be much of a difference between brand vs generic besides the preservatives-active ingredient =same. So, I would suggesting seeing doc for eval/treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hi, does medicade cover Monistat 7?

Hi, does medicade cover Monistat 7?

Probably NOT: Monistat 7 is over the counter medication for simple vaginal Yeast infection.
Most of OTC drugs are NOT covered by Medicare.
Check with pharamacist or call 1-800. .. on your Medicare card. ...Read more

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What is the use of Monistat 7 cream?

What is the use of Monistat 7 cream?

Vaginal Yeast: Monistat 7 is a 7 day treatment for a vaginal yeast infection. It is used by inserting an applicatorful of the medication in the vagina at bedtime for 7 days. Monistat 3 is used for 3 nights and Monistat 1 (tioconazole) for 1 night. The amount of medication is increased in the shorter timed treatment. Monistat 7 is more effective than the other two treatments for pregnant women and perhaps non pregnant. ...Read more

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Can I masturbate while using Monistat 7?

Yes: Hi. That should not be a problem. Hopefully the yeast will be gone soon! Good luck and happy endings! ...Read more

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Can Monistat 7 cause irritation after use?

Can Monistat 7 cause irritation after use?

Yes.: Any vaginal medication can cause irritation in some women. You might try different brand. If the irritation continues go and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is Monistat 7 more effective than Monistat 3?

Possibly: I'm not completely familiar with these products, but I assume Monistat 7 is used for 7 days and Monistat 3 is used for 3 days. I don't know if the quantity of each dose is the same for both or if the strength of the active ingredient is the same. If everything's the same, i'd expect 7 days of treatment to usually work better than 3 days. ...Read more

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Any insights on when does Monistat 7 start working?

Any insights on when does Monistat 7 start working?

Monistat: Redness, swelling and pain are resolving with v discharge. ...Read more

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Is increased discharge while using Monistat 7 normal?

Yes: Yes definitely normal to have increased discharge when using vaginal preparations such as the one you describe. Typically will diminish significantly after you stop the medication. ...Read more

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Is foam in their urine after using Monistat 7 common?

Is foam in their urine after using Monistat 7 common?

?: Not from the urine but from the area treated which could make you think it is from the urine! ...Read more

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What's the difference between Monistat 7 and Monistat 3?

Same med: Different concentration, 1 u use for 3 days, 1 for 7. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could use a tampon while using Monistat 7?

Please don't: Each time you remove a tampon you will be removing medication with it. ...Read more

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I had a discharge of lite green after using Monistat 7 what does that mean?

I had a discharge of lite green after using Monistat 7 what does that mean?

3 possibilities: There are 3 possibilities and an obgyn can help figure it out. 1. You are seeing the residual Monistat 2. The yeast infection is still present 3. You have another infection besides yeast that needs to be treated ...Read more

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I just used monistat 7 for the first time and it is itching terribliy is it normal?

Normal?: You used treatment for yeast. You did not provide any clues to the diagnosis. If the cause of your distress is something other than yeast, identify and treat that. Your best bet is to see a Dr. ...Read more

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I used Monistat 7 last night and today ive found slight traces of blood on my liners. Is this normal?

I used Monistat 7 last night and today ive found slight traces of blood on my liners. Is this normal?

May be: A small amount of bleeding may be due to inflammation in the vagina. Other than menstrual bleeding, no bleeding in or from the vagina is normal. If the bleeding persists, it would be prudent to consult your doctor. ...Read more

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I used a two month expired Monistat 7...Is it safe? I didn't realize it was expired until after I put it in.

Safe.: Not recommended by the manufacturer, but probably just fine if the product has not been abused by extremes of temp or contamination. ...Read more

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I'm on my 2nd day of Monistat 7, took it last nite & I'm having a lot of thick white & somewhat chunkyish discharge about 12 hrs after is this normal?

I'm on my 2nd day of Monistat 7, took it last nite & I'm having a lot of thick white & somewhat chunkyish discharge about 12 hrs after is this normal?

Medication: It sounds like you are seeing the vaginal cream that you inserted coming out. Best to wait a week or so after finishing the vaginally applied medication before reassessing your vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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I am taking monistat 7....how long does it take for the liquid to go away? I feel I'm constantly gooy/wet after taking it. I use it at 10pm at night and still wet when using it again.

Get Rx med: Get a different yeast medication in a pill form. This will stop the normal problems associated with an OTC dissolving vaginal preparation.
The pill form needs a prescription from a doctor. ...Read more

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Can I use monistat 7 on a vaginal boil?

Can I use monistat 7 on a vaginal boil?

Won't help: Most skin abscesses (boils) are not caused by yeast, the only thing treated by Monistat. No antibiotic cream will help. Depending on exact location (e.g. if this is a Barthoin cyst) it could be an STD like gonorrhea. Whatever the cause, it may require lancing and/or an oral antibotic, especially if large, especially tender, etc. Best to see a doctor for professional evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Is Monistat 7 good to use when you are pregnant?

Is Monistat 7 good to use when you are pregnant?

Sure: You can use Monistat for a documented vaginal yeast infection, but keep in mind it has a higher failure to treat rate then Terazol (terconazole) or other prescription Rx's. Check with your treating OB MD first. ...Read more

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Can I masturbate while using monistat 7? using a dildo

Can I masturbate while using monistat 7? using a dildo

Monistat should work: Monistat should still work the same way, with or without masturbation. However, since each person masturbates in his or her own way, it's possible that certain people may be doing things in a way that makes Monistat less effective. So, if masturbation might have caused Monistat to be less effective in a similar past situation, then avoid masturbation this time around. ...Read more