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I'm still having vaginal itching, redness and discharge after finishing meds.?
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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yeast infection
Vaginal itching/burning and a cottage cheese-like discharge could be signs of a vaginal yeast infection.
They can be brought on by certain meds or antibiotics. You can try using over the counter yeast infection medication (like miconazole). If the symptoms persist after this treatment, or if you are experiencing any pain, it should be evaluated by a doctor since it could mean a different diagnosis.

In brief: Yeast infection
Vaginal itching/burning and a cottage cheese-like discharge could be signs of a vaginal yeast infection.
They can be brought on by certain meds or antibiotics. You can try using over the counter yeast infection medication (like miconazole). If the symptoms persist after this treatment, or if you are experiencing any pain, it should be evaluated by a doctor since it could mean a different diagnosis.
Marianne DiNapoli
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