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Vaginal Infection Fever
Just found out i've had an e. Coli vaginal infection for a 1 1/2 years. Been running fever for months and WBC elevated . What could be going in?
Chronic vaginitis: It appears that you have a chronic vaginal infection caused by the e coli germ which was probably caused by contamination with stool.Antibiotics and proper wiping technique from front to back should be very helpful. ...Read more
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
You don't: Unless it is a yeast infection, u can get otc yeast meds, you need to see yoru gyn for proper diagnosis and treatment as many diff bacteria can cause an infection and u can have yeast and bacteria at the same time, u can get on pro-biotics to help prevent infections but probiotics or acidolphilus pills will not treat the infection. ...Read more
Most often: Emergency room evaluation is not required for recurring vaginal infection. Do recommend medical eval however. ...Read more
Don't guess: It depends on what the bacterial issue is- if a simple shift in flora (bacterial vaginosis) vs chlamydia, gonorrhea, or other STDs. You need an evaluation to make sure that the cause of the vaginosis is addressed and you do not continue with infections that will be passed to your partners, or cause you problems down the line with infertility or tubal pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Make an appointment: Anytime that over the counter medication doesn't work for the symptoms you are having, it's time to make an appointment and get evaluated so you can get the proper medication. Anything more is just second guessing. ...Read more
Can i still take hydroxycut eventhough i was prescrived to take antiviotics for a vaginal infection?
Does the effect of nuvaring decrease if I use miconazol and tinidazol ovules for my vaginal infection?
No: These topical agents have no effect on the ring and do not interfere with the transfer of medication from the ring into your system. ...Read more
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