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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Natural Remedies (Definition)

Natural remedies are plant based supplements to help with different symptoms people have. They are found ...Read more


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What is a good home remedy to get rid of vaginal itching?

What is a good home remedy to get rid of vaginal itching?

See your gyn: For a workup as you may have a yeast or bacteria, or herpes or other vulvar or vaginal problems or allergic reaction, your gyn can prescribe the proper txment, the wrong home remedy can make it worse ! ...Read more

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Although i am taking anti fungal tablets my vaginal itching is not totally alright. In the course of 1o days its been 5 days and it still itches me.

Although i am taking anti fungal tablets my vaginal itching is not totally alright. In the course of 1o days its been 5 days and it still itches me.

Which tablets?: Pills for fungus---terbinafine-----are not effective for yeast. Usual yeast pill, fluconazole, is a single dose, sometimes repeated in a week. Yeast is certainly not the only cause of vaginal itch. Fungus is usually not that itchy. So see a GYN or dermatologist. You need to provide precise information about symptoms and about all pills or treatments. ...Read more

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For the past 2 days I've had really bad vaginal itching. I was told to use monistat 7 but it burns/itches 10 times worse when I put it on. Help me.

For the past 2 days I've had really bad vaginal itching. I was told to use monistat 7 but it burns/itches 10 times worse when I put it on. Help me.

Use antibacterial: two causes of itching is monilial infection which is helped by monista cream other common cause is bacterial infection take metronidazole cream for 5 days to get rid of it ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for vaginal itching?

What are some home remedies for vaginal itching?

Cause?: What's the cause of the itching? Rather than trying to come up with a home remedy, you first need to know what exactly you are treating. Make sure to get checked by a doctor! ...Read more

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After i did what i read in the internet abt home remedies to cure vaginal itching i feel better but i got a yellow and white discharge. A lot.

After i did what i read in the internet abt home remedies to cure vaginal itching i feel better but i got a yellow and white discharge. A lot.

Yeast Infection: A one-time application or one-to-three-day regimen of an antifungal cream, ointment, tablet or suppository effectively clears a yeast infection in most cases. The medication of choice is from a class of drugs called the azoles; these include Butoconazole (gynazole-1), Clotrimazole (gyne-lotrimin), Miconazole (monistat 3) and terconazole (terazol 3). These meds are available by prescription or otc. ...Read more

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What can I use to treat vaginal itching?

What can I use to treat vaginal itching?

Depends: Itching can be caused by many different things such as bacteria, yeast, virus, parasites, allergies, skin disorders. The best option is to keep the tissue clean with water or mild soaps and dry. Recommend having an evaluation with a doctor or gynecologist for further recommended treatment ...Read more

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Will a&d ointment stop my vaginal itching?

Will a&d ointment stop my vaginal itching?

Maybe: It can't hurt but if it doesn't help you might need to see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Can i tell me how i can stop vaginal itching?

Can i tell me how i can stop vaginal itching?

The cause of itching: Needs to be identified before the solution is determined. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. ...Read more

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Can i tell me how i can help vaginal itching?

Can i tell me how i can help vaginal itching?

You will first need: To determine the reason for the itching before the solution can be determined. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. Your gynecologist can help. ...Read more

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What medication can I take for vaginal itching?

What medication can I take for vaginal itching?

Exam first.: It really depends on the reason for the itching. Have your doctor take a look. For instance, the treatment for a yeast infection is different compared to an allergic skin reaction. ...Read more

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What is d most effective drug for vaginal itching?

What is d most effective drug for vaginal itching?

There isn't just one: It completely depends on what's causing the itch. Yeast (fungal) infections will cause vaginal itching and are usually treated with clotrimazole 1% cream which you can get in any drug store. Dryness if you were approaching menopause or have had your ovaries removed would need hormone replacement or perhaps a moisturizer. Sometimes even soap or other hygiene products are the cause. ...Read more

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I have had long term vaginal itching...What could it be?

Vaginal Itching: You will need professional if you have had a chronic vaginal itching. It may be a symptom of an underlying systemic condition. ...Read more

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I have had vaginal itching and spreading sores for 4 days, what could it be?

I have had vaginal itching and spreading sores for 4 days, what could it be?

Need exam: Without knowing what the sores look like and doing an exam i can't say. Make an appointment with a health clinic. ...Read more

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How to stop vaginal itching? It comes and goes periodically... And I'm abstinent.

How to stop vaginal itching? It comes and goes periodically... And I'm abstinent.

Need a cause: to know how to treat. Vaginal candidiasis (yeast) is treated with anti-fungals, BV is treated with antibiotics, contact dermatitis is treated by removing the irritant, etc...you need an exam to know how to treat unless you are 100% certain of the cause. All can happen in celibate or abstinent women. Sincere good wishes. ...Read more

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Will neosporin cure vaginal itching?

Most likely not.: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

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Vaginal Itching (Definition)

= unpleasant sensation that creates the urge to scratch skin/ ...Read more