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Monistat Yeast Infection Test
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
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
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
They all do: Check out http://www.Monistat.Com/monistat-products for various monistat options. However, since you're posting your question as a 35yo male, do realize that monistat is intended for vaginal yeast infection, not other types of yeast infection that might occur elsewhere (in men). ...Read more
What happens if you started taking Monistat but then find out you don't actually have a yeast infection?
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
Yes: As long as it adequately treats the condition, it is appropriate. The bigger question however, is what is causing the recurring infections? A consultation with your physician would be in order............ ...Read more
WHY???: No "harm" but WHY WOULD YOU? Clarify your question. Dr Z ...Read more
Possibly: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. If you have a yeast infection avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5.Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia very well after >>. ...Read more
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