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Vaginal yeast infection, urinary tract infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   gynec prblm
User :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Iam.Dr.XXXXXXX
Doctor :   How is your friend?
User :   she is not responding to home remeddies
Doctor :   ok
User :   what shall we do now?
Doctor :   did you get an urine examination done?
User :   nop
User :   not yet
Doctor :   do that first
Doctor :   to make sure of
Doctor :   infection
Doctor :   is she taking 10-15 glasses of water
User :   ye
User :   which tests shall we do?
Doctor :   urine routine test
Doctor :   called as URE
Doctor :   which will show pus cells greater than 5 if infection is there
User :   ok
Doctor :   and also do an culture
Doctor :   of the urine
Doctor :   then itself
Doctor :   you will get the culture report in 2-3 days
User :   actually she is having white discharge
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there itching?
User :   nop
Doctor :   is it having a fishy smell
User :   no itching and burning or pain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   in usual vaginal yeast infection
User :   abt smell i cant confirm u rite now
Doctor :   there will be frothy discharge
Doctor :   with a fishy smell
Doctor :   some time it will be slighlty brown too
Doctor :   for that she needs an antifungal drug
Doctor :   she can try applying candid b vaginal gel locally
Doctor :   if she has itching
Doctor :   and copious discharge
User :   does that lead to pee prob as i explained yesterday?
Doctor :   or else do get an physical examination done form a gynaecologist
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   infection from vagina can easily ascend up to urethra
User :   ok
Doctor :   and cause UTI
Doctor :   she is 23 years?
User :   so she has to take both antibio & antifungal
User :   ye 23
Doctor :   yes some times
Doctor :   after examination
User :   ok
Doctor :   so try taking lots of water
Doctor :   use the candid b vaginal gel in the vagina
Doctor :   if there is more discharge
User :   yeast infection in vagina too curable by home remeddy?
Doctor :   ask her to take lots of fruits and vegetables
User :   ok
Doctor :   more of citrus fruits
Doctor :   did she try CITRALKA SOLUTION?
User :   shall i tell her to hav some vitamin c pills?
User :   ye she is trying since morning
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   but that alone will cure
Doctor :   it is a supportive one
Doctor :   it increases the immunity
Doctor :   and local alkalinity
User :   citraka solution alone will cure?
Doctor :   yes if it is minor infection
User :   ok
Doctor :   also tell to take more of liquid foods
User :   can some one take antibiotic & vitamin C simultaneously?
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   and above all dont have intercourse for some time
User :   cant she take an antibiotic during the reports to come?
Doctor :   yes after giving the urine for culture and sensitivity
User :   ok
User :   what antibiotic shall i give her?
Doctor :   i cannot give it online since i am not examining you
Doctor :   since some antibiotics are allergic to some
Doctor :   and is to be given only after examination
Doctor :   as per the law
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   Anything more i can help you now?
User :   you there?
Doctor :   yes sure
Doctor :   did you understand what i said?
User :   yup
Doctor :   try those if no relief get her examined
Doctor :   so that no other kidney problems develop
Doctor :   due to ascending infections
User :   i am afraid if she is more prone to infection during the report to come
User :   i am afraid if she is more prone to infection during the report to come
Doctor :   dont worry
Doctor :   since she i s on home remedies
Doctor :   and since she has no fever
Doctor :   Does she have any history of kidney stones?
User :   nop
User :   but have ovarian cyst problm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is she having regular periods?
User :   ye
User :   bt sometimes get delayed by 15 days
Doctor :   ok thats fine
User :   ovarian cyst can cause dese kind of prblm?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   it causes menstrual irregularities
User :   ok
Doctor :   and infertility some times
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with now?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting........
Doctor :   Bye for now.............
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