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If I have a bacterial infection in my vagina can I take something over-the-counter to get rid of the problem like a probiotic or something ?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Not likely

Bacterial infection are cured in high percentage with antibiotics.
I am not gonna advice you to treat yourself the presumed vaginal infection.Please see your doc and let him find out the problem and treat it.

In brief: Not likely

Bacterial infection are cured in high percentage with antibiotics.
I am not gonna advice you to treat yourself the presumed vaginal infection.Please see your doc and let him find out the problem and treat it.
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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Dr. Chris Hawley
Family Medicine

In brief: Bacterial infection

Probiotics help protect against the effects of antibiotics.
If it is truly bacterial, you will nedd prescription antibiotics. If its fungal, there are many otc options.

In brief: Bacterial infection

Probiotics help protect against the effects of antibiotics.
If it is truly bacterial, you will nedd prescription antibiotics. If its fungal, there are many otc options.
Dr. Chris Hawley
Dr. Chris Hawley
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