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Natural Remedies For Vaginal Itch
Vaginal itch since 4 days, scratched hard, now itches after urination. No pain or discharge. Periods due in a day or two. Anything to be worried?
Vaginal itch, clumpy white discharge, no odor. Took one dose diflucan (fluconazole) yesterday. still itches and uncomfortable especially when sitting. ??
Diflucan (fluconazole) takes days: Diflucan (fluconazole) takes a few days to treat a more stubborn yeast infection. Itching indicates that the yeast is deep enough to create enough inflammation to trigger nerve endings. So if after a week, the itching does not go away, i usually recommend using an OTC antifungal cream externally to finish the job. If that does not help, see your GYN. ...Read more
What treatment: A lot of things can cause vaginal itching so you may have been treating the wrong thing. One of the most common causes is contact dermatitis which can be caused by any chemical and is commonly caused by dyes, deodorants, or perfumes in soaps, fabric softeners, body washes, detergents, pads, or toilet papers. Yeast infections can cause it and some are resistant to the common meds. Hope this helps ...Read more
I started takin monistat7 for a non intense vaginal itch.The vaginal itch has subsided within the 1st day.Do i continue to complete treatment til day7?
Complete full course: Full steam ahead! monistat 7 was intended to be used for a full 7 days so just because your symptoms are improved does not mean to stray from the course. Great to hear you are better but finish the medication to decrease the risk of returning infection. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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I've been having a vaginal itch that goes away and comes back for the past month. I have no other symptoms other than itching and uncomfortableness. ?
I have an itchy vagina or shall i say a vaginal itch. What shall I do to stop the itching, burning and redness?
Yeast: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or stis like herpes. It can indicate an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps and laundry detergents. There are also some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis which can cause vaginal itching. Start with an over the counter yeast cream. If not improving schedule a visit. ...Read more
Internal vaginal itch, neg for yeast, + e.coli took cipro (ciprofloxacin) for e.coli. still have itching.no stds?
I'm looking for a natural remedy to sooth and heal external vaginal burning/itching due to low estrogen. I don't want to use estrogen cream. Thanks!
Atrophic vaginitis: It's tough to find a topical substitute for Premarin (conjugated estrogens) or Estradiol cream for use on atrophic vaginitis. You could dry KY long lasting to improve overall moisture and intake of soy, which is a phytoestrogen may have a slight effect. Just make sure your gyn has ruled out lichen sclerosis and infection as the possible cause. Estradiol cream by the way is actually made from soy beans. ...Read more
Onions and itch: What you eat has been associated with various body odors. Onions do produce an odor which can be noted in the vagina. Itching on the other hand has never really been associated with onions. Itch is usually an irritant (like soap etc..) or infection like yeast. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers