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Terconazole Vs Monistat
I was given terconazole for a infection a year ago and i think i re-infected myself. Would monistat 7 do the same or nothing at all?
I have recurring yeast infection. I've tried monistat, 6 month diflucan, (fluconazole) (cured me for about 4 months)and terconazole. Is there other things I can try?
I'm done taking my terconazole for my yeast in i still itch on my vulva but nothing else should I take Monistat 7 now since i'm still itching?
I'm 5 months pregnant and have a yeast infection. Something in Monistat makes me break out and burn and itch bad. Is terconazole 0.4% cream ok to use?
Severe itchy labia majora. Treated with monistat, flagyl, terazol (terconazole) 7, clobestol. Clobestol helped a little but still itching. I'm so scared please help!
See a specialist: It might be time to see a specialist as it seems as if you've tried a lot of the common medications. A great book to help you as well, is the v book by elizabeth stewart. Can find used on amazon. It's possible that you have a more complex condition, and also possible that a biopsy would help to rule out lichen sclerosis. Clobetasol is strongest med we have for this. See specialist, good luck. ...Read more
I had BV so my nurse gave me the vaginal gel I caught a yeast infection I took Monsitat 3 and it dosen't seem to work can I take terconazole 3 now ?
Yes: Monistat fails a significant percentage of the time and was placed over the counter. Terconazole is much more effective. ...Read more
Do you have a yeast:
Infection? Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent.
Your doctor can diagnose accurately. ...Read more
You could but: Remember using it during that day may create issues because you will be wiping the area after going to the bathroom. This may make it less effective. Even secretions and gravity effects from being upright might slightly compromise how effective the treatment is, though probably minimally in this case. ...Read more
No problem: It should be entirely safe and effective. Drug expiration dates are very conservative; most remain just fine for several years, assuming they aren't stored in an especially hot place, like a car glove compartment. ...Read more
Yes: You could traumatize yourself with applicator if not placed gently. ...Read more
No: Monistat is a very sticky substance and is absorbed quickly. You might be able to get a little bit out but the majority will stay on the walls. Just give it a little time and it will be absorbed. If you continue with discharge it may be that the Monistat is not working and you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Yes it will: Yes it will, use same time daily. ...Read more
Monistat usually : Helps to stop discharge from yeast infection. A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. If you are saying that your discharge did not resolve with Monistat then please consult with your gynecologist. ...Read more
No: No interaction or decrease in efficacy of the pill with monistat. ...Read more
Yeast infection: Either should be effective.Get a more detailed answer ›
Dont worry if used6d: It may still have done the job, but if the symptoms come back repeat with Monistat 1 (tioconazole). ...Read more