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Yeast infection.Apply miconazole nitrate n hydrocortisone.Feel itchy when applied. How do I know whether the itchy indicate it's working or worsening?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: NEED VAGINAL CREAM

For vaginal yeast infection you need antifungal vaginal cream like micanazole(monistat) without hudrocortisone, and that will clear the yeast infection the combination cream is meant to be used on skin only.

In brief: NEED VAGINAL CREAM

For vaginal yeast infection you need antifungal vaginal cream like micanazole(monistat) without hudrocortisone, and that will clear the yeast infection the combination cream is meant to be used on skin only.
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