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How much probiotic acidophilus should I take for yeast infection?

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Dr. Ted Anderson
Gynecology

In brief: None

First confirm it is a yeast infection (most vaginal discharges are not yeast).
If so, an anti-fungal agent like Monistat or Diflucan (fluconazole) is appropriate. Probiotics are very good for many other things, but not for yeast infections.

In brief: None

First confirm it is a yeast infection (most vaginal discharges are not yeast).
If so, an anti-fungal agent like Monistat or Diflucan (fluconazole) is appropriate. Probiotics are very good for many other things, but not for yeast infections.
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