Will using garlic (vaginaly) to help with a yeast infection on my period be effective like it would if I wasn't on my period?

Yeast &Garlic. Hi, although women use Garlic as a home remedy for yeast infection but there is now scientific evidence that garlic works and I never seen it work in my patients who took it before coming to see me, if you have recurrent yeast infection then ur doctor needs to figure out why, some conditions like being immunosuppressed and having Diabetes puts ppl at risk, also you can go on daily medication.

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What treatment of yeast infection for woman? My vulva mouth of my vagina itchy after my period.

Medication. You can try over the counter Monistat or Gyne Lotrimin (clotrimazole) creams, or see a GYN MD for a more accurate diagnosis if that doesn't work, and medication solution. Read more...

After my period my vagina starts to itch & burn no STD or anything plus I have a bump on left side on vagina can it b yeast infection my doctor said it was but is that's what's it yeast or else?

Probably yeast. About 1 in 10 women get recurrent yeast infections for no obvious reason. Most of those women will get the infection about the same time each cycle, just as you describe. Your doctor should be able to give you medication that will suppress the yeast and prevent the infections each month. Read more...

Burning in my vaginia usually around the time when I'm going to get my period goes away with yeast infection medicine should I be worried?

Dont' worry. But if you're having infections that often you should talk to your doc. Maybe there is something else you could be doing to prevent it besides antifungal medications. Read more...

Can a bacterial or yeast infection of the vagina cause estrogen levels to drop? Or cause irregular periods?

Estrogen Levels. No, kathy, but sometimes it's the other way around- fluctuating estrogen levels control the vagina's micro environment and may make it more or less prone to infections. However, vaginal infections can cause "spotting, " inter menstrual bleeding , and irregular periods. Read more...