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28 weeks pregnant took Monistat yeast infection test stick didn't change color uncomfortable itching no odor is Monistat 7 safe to use?

28 weeks pregnant took Monistat yeast infection test stick didn't change color uncomfortable itching no odor is Monistat 7 safe to use?

Yes, it's safe.: The Monistat test kit measures vaginal acidity to screen for a bacterial vaginal infection. If the color DIDN'T change, then it's more likely that your symptoms are caused by a yeast infection. Re-read the instructions to confirm that. The test is accurate in measuring acidity but not particularly reliable in determining what's causing your symptoms. Still, Monistat 7 is safe @ 28 weeks. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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Infection (Definition)

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


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It burns when I pee, all STD test came back clean had a yeast infection but was told too use Monistat 7. Still have the burning pain ! ! ! !?

It burns when I pee, all STD test came back clean had a yeast infection but was told too use Monistat 7. Still have the burning pain ! ! ! !?

Many possibilities: If a yeast infection is causing the burning, monistat cures many but not all yeast infections, another med may be needed. Urine culture can identify bladder infection. Spasm of muscles in the pelvis especially the tiny muscles around the urethra can cause burning. Skin infection other than yeast, including herpes can have subtle signs but cause significant burning. ...Read more

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Used Monistat for yeast infection and i now have a bunch of think white stuff coming out?

Probably Monistat: It could be residual yeast or you may be treating the wrong infection, but its probably just the monistat. If your symptoms continue despite treatment, get a check up. ...Read more

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I think I have a yeast infection and just got curcumsized 10 days ago is it ok to put Monistat on or will it do something bad?

Yeast infection: It should be fine to use the monistat, but your doctor could prescribe a pill that might be more effective. I am wondering if you had the circumcision for a medical problem. Do you have diabetes? It's not common for men to get yeast infections unless they have diabetes. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with yeast infection! can I take Monistat 3!?

Yes: Monistat 3 is a combination antifungal pack that contains both suppository (vagina) ; a cream(to relieve external itching) that contain Miconazole nitrate. ...Read more

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Yeast infection and i'm taking Monistat 3. What else can I do?

What you can do:: 1. Wear cotton vs synthetic underwear 2. Avoid wearing underpants in bed at night. 3. No tight fitting panties ; pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid scented). 5. No douches or harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia well after soaping up. 7. Wear pants that fit loosely, not ones that hug the crotch. 8. Change out of wet swim suits or dampened exercise clothes. ...Read more

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Can I take acidophilus while using monistat for yeast infection?

Yes: You will not have any interactions or difficulties while taking acidophilus and Monistat at the same time. Good luck. ...Read more

Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable ...Read more


Candida (Definition)

Is a type of fungus which normally lives in small amounts on mucus membranes. An overgrowth of candida in the mouth produces a condition called 'thrush'. This is often triggered ...Read more