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Vaginal Odor (Definition)

Vaginal discharge that suddenly differs in color, odor, or consistency, or significantly increases or decreases in amount, may indicate an underlying ...Read more


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Hey I have a vaginal odor that smells like strong b.o. and onions I don't know what it is?

You need med eval: 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

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What can I do about my vaginal odor?

You need to have an: Infection ruled out. Please see your gynecologist for eval. Take care. ...Read more

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What does a sweet vaginal odor mean?

What does a sweet vaginal odor mean?

Sounds like BV: There are several causes of vaginal odor. You will need to see your doctor for testing. The most likely is bacterial vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. The only real way to fix it is with antibiotics. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce vaginal odor?

You need to see gyn: See your gyn for a culture and exam and you may need an ultrasound, once your gyn determines the cause he or she can prescribe the proper txment. It is not normal to have vaginal order! ...Read more

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Can I make my vaginal odor and dicharge better?

Be seen: There are several possible etiologies. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more

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Embarrassing vaginal odor? How far can it travel?

Embarrassing vaginal odor? How far can it travel?

Varies: Depending on the severity of the process, a few inches; maybe some feet. ...Read more

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How can I control my vaginal odor and discharge?

How can I control my vaginal odor and discharge?

Flagyl: You likely have recurrent bacterial vaginosis. Make sure you don't wear a thong, shower before intercourse. You may need an antibiotic called flagel. There is a vaginel gel 1x per week that can help. Low estrogen can produce this tendency, perhaps even being on depo- provera (medroxyprogesterone). ...Read more

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How do you rid of a vaginal odor? There is no discomfort.

How do you rid of a vaginal odor? There is no discomfort.

Alternative: Make a douche of water and "silver shield" from your local health food store. This hi-tech form of colloidal silver will kill all pathogenic (bad) organisms while sparing the good ones. Start taking probiotics from the health food store to prevent recolonization by fungus or bacteria. Get checked by your doctor to make sure you don't have other infections. ...Read more

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Does adipex cause vaginal odor?

Does adipex cause vaginal odor?

According to: Anecdotes from people who wrote online, yes - adipex can cause strong odor in the urine and vaginal area. ...Read more

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Does Flagyl help with vaginal odor?

Does Flagyl help with vaginal odor?

Yes: If you have a common vaginal infection called bv, which is associated with a discharge and vaginal odor, then Flagyl is exactly what should be used to treat it! Avoid alcohol or you will get very sick on this medication! ...Read more

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How can I get rid of of vaginal odor?

Odor: Vaginal odor (other than from poor hygiene) is usually due to abnormal bacterial growth in the vagina. It is not a dangerous problem but is certainly a bother. The antibiotics Metronidazole and Clindamycin do a good job at clearing it up. Occasionally it can be quite difficult to eradicate. ...Read more

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Why does heroin use cause vaginal odor?

Why does heroin use cause vaginal odor?

Odours: It might cause increased body secretions and this probably gives some odour.
One other thing to consider is the possibility of an infection causing the odour, especially if there are other symptoms with it.
For the above mentioned reason, I would advise you to see your doctor for a check up ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a fishy vaginal odor?

How do I get rid of a fishy vaginal odor?

Get checked: This is suggestive of a vaginal infection which can be treated effectively with prescription medication but not with over-the-counter preparations. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of vaginal odor?

What can I do to get rid of vaginal odor?

Avoid douching: There are many types of vaginal washes available. Also may have something to do with the ph of your vagina. Be careful with very acidic foods and drinks. ...Read more

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Bad vaginal odor. No discharge or itching?

Bad vaginal odor. No discharge or itching?

Vaginal Odor: According to the centers for disease control and prevention, bacterial vaginosis (bv), also known as bacterial overgrowth, is the number-one cause of vaginal odor in premenopausal women. But there are also other causes. ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of vaginal odor?

What's the best way to get rid of vaginal odor?

Washing: Frequent washing or using a bidet can help, but do not douche, as it can be irritating and your cervix would be open some, and you do not want to instill the effluent into your uterus. ...Read more

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Vaginal odor after menopause? Should I be worried?

Yes: It can still mean a vaginal and therefore worth getting checked for. However, there is a condition known as atrophic vaginitis, an behave like an infection - discharge, itching, painful sex - but a consequence of drying of the vaginal mucosa because of the lack of secretions due to dramatic decrease of estrogen after menopause. ...Read more

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I'm worried about vaginal odor & off white discharge?

This may be a: Vaginal infection. Encourage you to be evaluated by your gynecologist. Take care. ...Read more

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How to control vaginal odor odor and bladder leakage?

Vaginal Odor: Underlying health issues may cause odor and leakage. Over growth of microscopic fungi may make the discharge dense and thick in texture. Make an appointment with your dr soon to get cultures. ...Read more

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Are there any foods that help get rid of vaginal odor?

Acidolphilus pills: Can help prevent vaginal infections. If you have odor you should be evaluated by a board certified gyn to determine the cause and you can get the proper treatment. ...Read more

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What drug (s) has worked best for vaginal odor without infection?

Vaginal odor: Usually indicates a pH imbalance. I would recommend Boric acid vaginal inserts to correct the pH. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me some good ways to get rid of vaginal odor?

Can you please tell me some good ways to get rid of vaginal odor?

See your gyn: U may have bacterial vaginosis or trichomomas, so your gyn can do cultures to find out exactly what u have and u can get teh proper txment. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies or suggestions to get rid of vaginal odor?

What are some home remedies or suggestions to get rid of vaginal odor?

See your gyn: That is not a problem for home remedies as rarely order can be from something bad so see your gyn for a workup and evaluation. ...Read more

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What OTC products can I use w/o a doc consultation that will work for bad vaginal odor?

What OTC products can I use w/o a doc consultation that will work for bad vaginal odor?

None: Most vaginal odors may be due to a vaginal infection, such as bacterial vaginosis or trichinosis. Those infections are treated with antibiotics. You will need to see your gynecologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. Other odor may be secondary sweating, poor hygiene, or other disorder which may make you smell an odor other people may not perceive ...Read more

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Vaginal odor from frequent sex how do you get rid of it to enjoy your partner sex as much as twice a day

Vaginal odor from frequent sex how do you get rid of it to enjoy your partner sex as much as twice a day

Do: Do not assume the vaginal odor is from frequent sex. Vaginal odor may be a sign of infection (yeast, bacteria, std), or even a foreign body lodged in the vagina (i.e. Tampons) can be the caused. I know that may sound shocking, but you would be surprised how many foreign bodies I have found in the vagina after a patient complained of vaginal odor.
You should schedule a visit with your primary care doctor or gynecologist for an evaluation and testing in order to determine the cause of your problem and provide treatment. Hopefully this will alleviate the odor.
If nothing is found and the odor persists, try taking a bath instead of a shower after intercourse, you can add a liittle vinegar to the water which may help.
Good luck. ...Read more

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After having intercourse with my new partner I noticed I have a vaginal odor out of no where, why is that?

Odor from somewhere: Actually it is an odor from "somewhere" which is usually a vaginal infection. See a GYN for assessment and do STD testing if you haven't done that already. Your new partner could also be the source of a bacterial "change". ...Read more

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Dehydration (Definition)

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