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Occasional Vaginal Itching
I am having occasional vaginal itching, cloudy and fished (tuna) scented urine, and occasional cloudy discharge, what could it be?
Bacterial vaginosis: You may be describing bacterial vaginosis. Check out http://www.familydoctor.co.nz/categories/womens-health/bacterial-vaginosis-gardnerella-a-patients-guide/ then see your Family Doc or GYN for evaluation & appropriate treatment. ...Read more
What could be the cause of occasional but intense vaginal itching during ovulation (not yeast infection). Heavy flow.
I have vaginal itching,occasional headaches, no discharge. I am on antibiotics for acne and am taking Flonase. What do I do to get rid of the itching?
Which antibiotic?: Which antibiotic? More than one??? Dose? Other meds? Birth control? Probably you will do much better with spironolactone than with any antibiotic. Adult women with acne usually get much better result with the antiandrogen, and seldom have side effects. Also it is safer and less expensive. Not to be used if pregnant or kidney failure. The main thing is to stop antibiotic(s) and tell the DR. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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.
Experienced vaginal itching for week&a half(pre menstruation) now my bottom itches&i think I have small cuts.Could dehydration be a cause?
How to get rid of vaginal itching,itches to the point I have little scraps,then when I urinate it burn the cuts,I tried vaginal cream,&Benadryl cream?
There are causes: For itching other than infection. 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. See your doctor if uncertain about the cause of your itching. ...Read more