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Can you suggest a medicine for vaginal infection?

Can you suggest a medicine for vaginal infection?

Vaginal infection: Women often medicate themselves for suspected yeast infections with over the counter monistat. We see more resistant yeast due to the persistent use of anti fungal agents without a correct diagnosis. Another common cause for a vaginal infection can be bacterial vaginosis, and it has a different treatment. It would be best to see a doctor for a correct diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. Katharine Cox
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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Common medicine for vaginal infection?

Depends: It depends on the root cause; for example, yeast infections are treated with either topical or systemic antifungals (clotrimazole, miconazole, or fluconazole). ...Read more

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Vaginal infection what to take medicine?

Vaginal infection what to take medicine?

Internet medicine: There is no answer for you. Treating infections first need to be decided by identifying what type of infection one has. There is not just one type of infections possible in the vagina. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop getting vaginal infections . I'm tierd of getting it been taking medicine and it keeps coming back.Help plz?

Depends on type: Talk to your doctor about suppressive therapy. If it is a recurrent yeast infection you may need repeat doses of diflucan. If it is bacterial vaginosis you may need repeat doses of metronidazole. But talk to your doc/clinic, they can help. ...Read more

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So i think I have a vaginal infection but not from sexual transaction and i get a lot of discharge during the day what kind of medicine could i take?

Find Cause: There are a hundred different kind of possible scenarios here. One medicine does not in any way cover them all. One first must determine what is causing the infection before a treatment can be prescribed. ...Read more

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I think I have a vaginal infection and i'm wondering what it is? :( will you help?

Many possibilities : Several organisms can cause vaginal infections. Some are sexually transmitted. Chemical irritants such as soaps and latex can cause symptoms that can mimic a vaginal infection. You could consider having a check up to be sure about what's causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes a vaginal infection?

Bacterial imbalance: Vaginal infections can be caused by a variety of things. The loss of balance between "good" and "bad" bacteria can cause bacterial vaginosis or a yeast infection. There are several other infections that are sexually transmitted, such as gonorrhea, chlamydia and trichomonas. ...Read more

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How to know if I have a vaginal infection?

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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How to know if I have a vaginal infection ?

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

Dr. Kevin Fleishman
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Vaginitis (Definition)

The suffix "itis" means inflammation. The "vagin" portion refers to the vagina, so it is inflammation of the vagina. Usually (almost always) this inflammation is due to infection, and there are several different causes for infections of this ...Read more


Dr. Timothy Brown
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Vaginal Infections (Definition)

Vaginal infections is a term for any infection affecting the vagina and can be caused by yeast or bacteria, and may be sexually transmitted. They may result in pain, ...Read more