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Can I have sex on BV medication?

Can I have sex on BV medication?

However: While on treatment, the cdc advises to either abstain from intercourse or to use condoms to avoid a higher incidence of recurrence rate. Even if you follow these rules, at 1 month 25% recurrent rates, at 3-12 months there is a 50% recurrence. ...Read more

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I Have bv is it ok to have sex without a condom ?

I Have bv is it ok to have sex without a condom ?

Bacterial vaginosis: Your BV should be treated, probably with metronidazole. Until then, it would be best to avoid sex or to use condoms consistently. BV often persists or is harder to cure with continued sex. Also, you and your partner should be tested for STDs like gonorrhea and chlamydia, which are more common in people with BV. ...Read more

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Can you have sex while getting treated for bv?

Can you have sex while getting treated for bv?

Sexuality: Yes. Of course. Humans have sex at all times of the day or night under every imaginable condition. ...Read more

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Can you still have sex when you are being treated for BV ?

Can you still have sex when you are being treated for BV ?

Shouldn't : It's best you don't. Get the benefit of having the treatment work for you. Sex is sometimes the cause of bv. You may react to the brand of condoms. Or the spermicide on the condoms. Or bacteria from the skin on his penis, fingers or toys. Start off with a clean slate and the resume sex. You may then be able to identify the cause. ...Read more

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Hello I've been treated for bv and this is my last day to take medicine. When can I have sex?

Hello I've been treated for bv and this is my last day to take medicine. When can I have sex?

Condoms for a while: There are no firm data. Sex can trigger BV (it's uncertain whether and how often BV is an STD), and it makes sense to wait a while for vaginal bacteria to normalize. I advise my patients to wait until finishing treatment (you've done that), symptoms are gone, especially odor; then use condoms for at least 2 weeks before resuming unprotected intercourse. Also no receiving oral sex for a few weeks. ...Read more

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Can I get BV every time I have sex if the guy ejaculates in me every time?

Can I get BV every time I have sex if the guy ejaculates in me every time?

Transmissible BV?: It seems as if this infection(BV) is either not being completely and correctly treated by a MD or STD testing needs to be done to rule out a transmittable STD infection masquerading as BV. ...Read more

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BV goes away and keeps coming back after every time me and boyfriend have sex. Why?


BV goes away and keeps coming back after every time me and boyfriend have sex. Why?

How: do you know you have BV. having a change in discharge can be normal after intercourse. Need more info to give you a better answer ...Read more

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I was wondering how long do I have to wait to have sex after finishing my treatment for BV I just finished yesterday was my 5day?

I was wondering how long do I have to wait to have sex after finishing my treatment for BV I just finished yesterday was my 5day?

Right away: You can have sex immediately, but remember that if your male partner has the organisms on the skin of his penis he can re-colonize your vagina and you will get the infection back. It may help to have him apply a topical antibiotic before sex for a few days. ...Read more

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