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Suggest treatment for vaginal infection

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I have had itching, irritation and slight swelling as well as white/slightly yellow vaginal discharge. Please help me
Posted Mon, 4 Aug 2014 in Women's Health
Answered by Dr. Gaurav Katiyar 13 minutes later

This is usually seen in bacterial vaginitis. Usually ciprofloxacin and metronidazole is given for treatment. Clean the area properly.

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Follow-up: Suggest treatment for vaginal infection 5 minutes later
Any over the counter purchases i can make?
Answered by Dr. Gaurav Katiyar 8 days later
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Thanks for the follow up.

Beside Ciprofloxacin and metronidazole orally, vaginal Suppository can be purchased over the counter.
Clingen Suppository is used for a week for good results. I advise you to use Vwash also for cleaning of vulva and local area.

All these are available over the counter without prescription.

Hope I have answered your query. If you have any further questions I will be happy to help.
Dr. Gaurav Katiyar
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