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I'm worried about vaginal itching. Infection?

I'm worried about vaginal itching. Infection?

It could be. The: Only way to know for sure is if you are medically evaluated. Recommend seeing your gynecologist. 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. ...Read more

Dr. James Chapman
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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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Consistent vaginal itching. No yeast infection. Been to my ob/gyn and she prescribed a cream to use. It helps temporarily. Ideas? Next steps?

Consistent vaginal itching. No yeast infection. Been to my ob/gyn and she prescribed a cream to use. It helps temporarily. Ideas? Next steps?

Assess your products: Janet759 assess the products you are using, it can be an allergy. Avoid soaps with fragrances, including detergents to wash underwear. Use cotton underwear and avoid using panty liners, if you do, change often to keep dry, and no fragrance. If symptoms persist even after changes, go see your GYN again. ...Read more

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Is there anything to help vaginal itching when have a yeast infection ?

Is there anything to help vaginal itching when have a yeast infection  ?

Monistat: Monistat is yeast medication that is available over the counter, i.e., you don't need a prescription. The other remedy is Diflucan (fluconazole), (fluconazole) a pill that tis taken as a single dose. Diflucan (fluconazole) has to be prescribed by a provider. ...Read more

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Can using baby wipes help with occasional vaginal itching and help prevent yeast infections?

Can using baby wipes help with occasional vaginal itching and help prevent yeast infections?

May be : help with the itch, but won't help prevent yeast infection, if you do have it , antifungal creams OTC would help, if no improvement you need to see your doctor/gynecologist , wish you wellness ...Read more

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Can antibiotics cause vaginal itching without being a yeast infection?

Can antibiotics cause vaginal itching without being a yeast infection?

VAGINAL ITCHING: ANTIBIOTICS COMMONLY CAUSE VAGINAL ITCHING AS A RESULT OF A YEAST INFECTION BY CANDIDA ORGANISMS. OTHER CAUSES CAN INCLUDE SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES, SUCH AS HERPES, GONORRHEA, PINWORMS, AND OTHER THINGS SUCH AS IUDs, AN OLD TAMPON, VARIOUS SOAPS, CONDOM ALLERGY, AND MORE. THE MAIN CAUSE, HOWEVER, IS A YEAST INFECTION. BEST LUCK. ...Read more

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Vaginal itching and burning after having a lot of sex. What is causing it? Could it be a yeast infection? How do i treat it?

Vaginal itching and burning after having a lot of sex. What is causing it? Could it be a yeast infection? How do i treat it?

Try condom: The vaginal vault could be too dry and rubbing would result in itching and burning. Semen may be the trigger altering your vagina’s chemistry. Other possible triggers are lowered immune resistance, douching, birth control pills, antibiotics, or cuts, abrasions, or other vaginal irritation (friction from intercourse, fingers or fingernails, or tampons). You might try a lubricated condom. ...Read more

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Vaginal Itching (Definition)

Vaginal itching is a symptom in which a person feels itchy in her vagina, usually due to some bacterial or other type of infection, but can also be due to inadequate estrogen, leading to dryness and thinness of the skin at the ...Read more


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more