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What is a vaginal yeast infection?What are the sypmtpons?And how can it be treated?

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Dr. Antoanella Calame
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In brief: Yeast Infection

A vaginal yeast infection is a type of vaginitis (inflammation of the vagina) characterized by vaginal irritation, intense itchiness and vaginal discharge.
A one-time application or one-to-three-day regimen of an antifungal cream, ointment, tablet or suppository effectively clears a yeast infection in most cases. Otc meds include: gynazole-1, gyne-lotrimin, Monistat 3, terazol (terconazole) 3.

In brief: Yeast Infection

A vaginal yeast infection is a type of vaginitis (inflammation of the vagina) characterized by vaginal irritation, intense itchiness and vaginal discharge.
A one-time application or one-to-three-day regimen of an antifungal cream, ointment, tablet or suppository effectively clears a yeast infection in most cases. Otc meds include: gynazole-1, gyne-lotrimin, Monistat 3, terazol (terconazole) 3.
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