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My vagina smells fishy. I am using Copper T IUD for 7 years

Hello doctor! I am from Philippines,am 31 yrs old..I am using Copper T IUD for 7 years...and I visit my OB gyne last i need to remove my IUD, coz my vagina smells fishy and its so embarrassing?.....
Asked On : Tue, 5 Jul 2011
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Hi, it is because you may have an infection call "Vaginosis". It is causa by a bacteria Gardenerella vaginalis. Treatment : an antibiotic calls Metronidazol 500 mg every 12 h for 7 days is an option.
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