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Doctor insights on: Natural Ways To Cure Vaginosis

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What is a natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

What is a natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

See a gyn: And get diagnosed properly as there are many different bacteria that can cause BV and different meds are required depending on what type u have and you could have other bacteria also, there is no good home txment and not advisable either. ...Read more

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What is the natural way of permanently cure bacterial vaginosis and its foul smell?

What is the natural way of permanently cure bacterial  vaginosis and its foul smell?

Boric Acid?: I would recommend the standard treatment of oral or vaginal flagyl. Intravaginal boric acid 600 mg at bed time provides symptomatic relief. The frequency can be gradually decreased to once or twice a week. You could try a probiotic preparation such as vsl #3 with 110 billion colonies of probiotic bacteria per capsule, but this therapy is unproven. ...Read more

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What is a good and natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

What is a good and natural cure for bacterial vaginosis?

Limit sugar: Additionally vulvar care is very important. No douching, no introduction of soaps or other cleaning agents between the labia. If you have heavy or long menses taking ocp's to shorten them or getting an ablation may help. Avoid tampons, use only presservative free cotton pads, and use cotton underwear exclusively. You may have to try several different probiotics before the right one for you. ...Read more

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Is coconut oil a good natural alternative to help cure yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis?

Is coconut oil a good natural alternative to help cure yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis?

No: Yeast infections require antifungal treatment and bacterial vaginosis is usually treated with metronidazole. Coconut oil will not cure either. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for bacteria vaginosis?

Is there a cure for  bacteria vaginosis?

Yes: Once your doctor formally diagnoses bacterial vaginosis, he/she wil prescribe a specific antibiotic which will cure it. ...Read more

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What cures bacteria vaginosis (pills wise)?

What cures bacteria vaginosis (pills wise)?

Metronidazole: The treatment of choice for bacterial vaginosis (an overgrowth of mostly normal vaginal bacteria) is metronidazole (Flagyl® and generics) by mouth for 5-7 days. Tinidazole (Tindamax®), a closely related antibiotic but more expensive, also works. Sometimes clindamycin is used but somewhat less effective. All these oral treatments are much better than most vaginal medicines for BV. ...Read more

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Whats a natural way to keep bacterial vaginosis gone?

Whats a natural way to keep bacterial vaginosis gone?

Several: Avoid tampons, avoid douches and in certain cases keeping your weight under control. Do not use antibiotics unless absolutely necessary. Try using condoms even if you are on birth control. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for cytolytic vaginosis or is it going to be around forever? If there is a cure what is it?

Is there a cure for cytolytic vaginosis or is it going to be around forever? If there is a cure what is it?

Rare cause: This is quite a rare diagnosis. Your obgyn should rule out all other causes of vaginitis before lactobacillus overgrowth syndrome or Doderlein's cytolysis is presumed. Treatments may include Estrogen therapy in postmenopausal women. Other treatments to alter the vaginal flora may be tried. Nuvaring may be useful in premenopausal women. ...Read more