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Vaginal itchiness, redness, and slight irritation? Is it always yeast? Not sexually active.

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Most likely

Try an over the counter remedy such as lotrimin (clotrimazole) for a couple of weeks.
See your gyn dr. If this fails to take care of the problem.

In brief: Most likely

Try an over the counter remedy such as lotrimin (clotrimazole) for a couple of weeks.
See your gyn dr. If this fails to take care of the problem.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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In brief: Not always

Other causes can be lack of estrogen called atrophic vaginitis or bacterial vaginosis.
See your gyn for an accurate diagnosis as over treating "yeast" with otc meds may be detrimental.

In brief: Not always

Other causes can be lack of estrogen called atrophic vaginitis or bacterial vaginosis.
See your gyn for an accurate diagnosis as over treating "yeast" with otc meds may be detrimental.
Dr. Howard Usitalo
Dr. Howard Usitalo
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Dr. Ron Eaker
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Not always

Certainly these symptoms are commonly due to yeast, but there can be many causes and most can be detected by an exam and some simple tests.
A big mistake is to always assume it is simply yeast.

In brief: Not always

Certainly these symptoms are commonly due to yeast, but there can be many causes and most can be detected by an exam and some simple tests.
A big mistake is to always assume it is simply yeast.
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker
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