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What causes whole body itching?

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Dry itchy skin on vagina and skin around vagina. Sometimes the whole body is itchy - for a half hour to an hour. But body skin is very healthy. This started2 months ago-
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Posted Mon, 27 Nov 2017 in Women's Health
Answered by Dr. Vjollce Mbiarra 14 minutes later
Brief Answer:
It may be due to yest infection

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear and thanks for your query to healthcare magic.

I have read your question carefully and understand your health concern.

Vaginal itching can be due to any skin issue but while you are using nitrofurantoini ,vaginal itching can be due to yeast infection.
Use of antibiotics such as Nitrofurantoini can cause yeast infection.
Hence to verify if you have or not yeast infection you should see your gynecologist.
Until you will go to your gynecologist you can try with Monistat cream for 5 to 7 days You can buy it without any prescription.

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