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Frequent vaginitis, use birth control pills, smoke weed, masturbate without insertion. Could any of these be causing it?

Hi, I am continously getting a vaginitis each month for about a year. It s not the fishy odor type.. its different then.what Im used to. I haven t had sex in 20mths. The only thing I do regularly is birth control pills (went from high to low dosage) drink crystal light, masturbate without insertion of anything and smoke weed. I have a healthy diet , Can any of these things I do cause it? I do shower at least twice a day because of it. I recently took a prescription which seems to be working for now but I know its gonna come back.. what are some preventative measures. Should I just take half a pill daily? But then ill get yeast infection . This has become very exhausting. What else can be causing this?
Asked On : Sun, 13 Jan 2013
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hi there, thanks for posing your worry on HCM. i'l give you a few tips on how to prevent reccurence of vulvo-vaginitis:
- respect thorough body hygiene
- use clean water for your douching and avoid aggressive detergents and soap
- stop masturbation
- use only cotton pants
- cleaning yourself from front to back and NOT from back to front
finally, you should consult a gynecologist and get a vaginal sample for culture and sensitivity tests and get an appropriate treatment.
thanks and goodluck
Answered: Sat, 28 Dec 2013
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