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Vaginal White Discharge Won't Go Away Even With Diflucan
Vaginal itch, clumpy white discharge, no odor. Took one dose diflucan (fluconazole) yesterday. Still itches and uncomfortable especially when sitting.??
Diflucan (fluconazole) takes days: Diflucan (fluconazole) takes a few days to treat a more stubborn yeast infection. Itching indicates that the yeast is deep enough to create enough inflammation to trigger nerve endings. So if after a week, the itching does not go away, I usually recommend using an OTC antifungal cream externally to finish the job. If that does not help, see your GYN. ...Read more
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
I saw my pcp and was diagnosed with vaginal candida. I took 2 diflucan, (fluconazole) a week apart and today noticed white discharge in my inner labia. Visit need?
Only if symptoms: Only if symptoms, if they are clear a little bit of white discharge can be normal for most people. ...Read more
How long after taking fluconazole (diflucan) single dose before vaginal discharge stops coming out?
IT MAY NOT!: It may take 2-3 days or it may persist, depending on what caused it to begin with. ...Read more
I still have itching, burning, and can see white discharge on the inside of myself after taking diflucan (fluconazole) and metro gel. What's wrong?
See a gynecologist: Without being able to examine you and the discharge there is no way in which to establish a diagnosis. Go and be evaluated by a professional. Good luck. ...Read more
After taking a generic dose of diflucan (fluconazole) I expelled a large clump of white discharge like a period clot followed by white creamy is that normal?
I just used a vaginal wipe and the discharge was yellow. I believe there is an odor too. Would probiotics help at all? (2 doses of diflucan (fluconazole) already).
Lactobacillus: From yogurt, milk, some probiotics have it. It sounds like it might be time for a visit and check of the discharge. ...Read more
Taking 2 doses of diflucan (fluconazole) still have a white discharge but most of itching went away and redness & no pain while peeing. What to do?
Recently I had yeast infection with white cheesy discharge so I took one Diflucan (fluconazole) tablet. I notice that I have green mucus vaginal discharge??
I have yellowish green odoreless vaginal discharge and the docs keep prescriping me metronidazole and diflucan which don't work. I don't know what to do now. I'm virgin so it's no way STD?
Had sex MONDAY realize pain and fish smell. Checked myself TUESDAY saw excessive chunky white discharge, went to doctor. Doctor saw no bv but yeast. Took diflucan Tuesday. Monistat 1 WEDNESDAY. Diflucan Saturday. Now excessive milky discharge. Help?
Took a 1-dose fluconazole 2 days ago, there is no more itching but there are still signs of vaginal discharge. Should I go back to the dr.? Is it cured?
Give it a week: It take several days for symptoms of yeast to clear up entirely. Give it a few more days, then recheck with your doctor if you still have discharge or symptoms. Or if in doubt, get the discharge checked anyway. Discharge isn't usually the main yeast symptom, and you may need to be checked for STDs (depending on risks) and other causes. ...Read more
Can I take I fluconazole if I am having vaginal discharge, whitish, not offensive and no itching.?
Get Dx: You should get properly diagnosed before taking medications. ...Read more
Vaginal discharge and foul odor. Std cleared. 3 months of metronidazole, and fluconazole. Nothing helps..
Here are some. ..: Using anti-fungal agents of 3 months is too long and unnecessary. Now is time to reassess your clinical conditions to assure the accuracy of diagnosis and realign /adjust the Rx & care. In fact, at times, what you described could be normal for you since smell and amount of vaginal discharge may be very personal unique. So, see gyn-doc for re-evaluation and counseling so to decide what makes sense ...Read more
My girlfriend took fluconazole for a diagnosed vaginal yeast infection. Its been 5 days since she took the second pill, but the itching and discharge has came back. What should we do?
I have itching in my vagina and anus, and the vaginal discharge has a strong garlic smell. Finished nitrofurantoin and fluconazole and no help?
Bacterial vaginitis: Nitrofurantoin is a common antibiotic used for uti's. But vaginal infections can also give symptoms of a uti. Fluconazole is used to treat yeast infections. But the odor and discharge suggests a bacterial infection. The continued itching could indicate a yeast infection that did not respond to fluconazole. You should see your doctor. ...Read more
LOTSof white vaginal discharge, pain w/sex, swabs only show candida, nothing fixes, tried metronidazole, cephtriaxone, doxycycline, fluconazole, whatcoulditb?
My vaginal opening, when you open it it looks like these three big tissue like things are blocking it also have white discharge n itchiness near my p?
Hmmmm: White discharge after intercourse, can, of course, be semen if he ejaculated inside the vagina. Otherwise, it's normal to have some whitish discharge that actually comes from the vagina. If your discharge isn't bothering you when you're not having sex, it's likely nothing to worry about. Concerning discharge: it itches, it smells fishy, or it's so much that it soaks your underwear. ...Read more
How much/what kind of vaginal discharge is normal? I've been having a lot of creamy white discharge lately. No smell and sometimes itchy.
What would the problem be if I had white discharge coming from the vaginal area along with swelling of the outer lips and a strange odor?
Infection?: Possible infection. Please see your doctor to get tested. ...Read more
I have foul smelling urine accompanied by white discharge & a sort of burning feeling in my vaginal area. Just wondering what this could be?
UTI: The symptoms you describe sounds as if you may have a urinary tract or pelvic infection, either are easily treated. You should see your doctor to determine the cause of the infection. ...Read more
2 days after having protected sex, but oral unprotected, I had white discharge with no smell, And now 2 weeks later, vaginal hole is itching?
Vaginitis: It could be a vaginal yeast infection, especially if the itching is more outside and the discharge is thick or chunky like cottage cheese. You can try an over the counter yeast treatment like Monistat or gynelotrimin (clotrimazole). If it doesn't resolve then see a gynecologist. ...Read more
For 14 months I have a fishy vaginal smell, thick white discharge, and vaginal tearing/cuts every week healing in 1-2 days. What is the cause?
BV?: These could be symptoms of bacterial vaginosis which is a benign infection treated with antibiotics or other infections. I suggest see your primary doc for eval, culture and treatment. 14 months is too long to sit on this. ...Read more
Seem to have a lot of white discharge lately. Vaginal odor present during/after sex, esp. On days I don't shower right b4 sex w/ my bf. Worry or no?
Maybe: There are many things that happen to the vagina with menopause. A lack of discharge, a change in the color or consistency of that discharge, or an increase in discomfort are all possible. The bottom line is that if you're uncomfortable, or seeing brown or red discharge after menopause, check in with your doctor. ...Read more