24 Sep 2009
No, Estrace Vaginal cream isn't used for yeast infections.
Estrace (estradiol) is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone the regulates many processes in the body.
Estradiol vaginal (local) is used to treat certain symptoms of menopause such as dryness, burning, and itching of the vaginal area. Estradiol vaginal also reduces urgency or irritation of urination.
For vaginal infections you should use an antifungal cream such as miconazole cream, clotrimazole cream, etc.
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I have a yeast infection and my outer vaginal wall is very sensitive and hurting. Will this cream help releive the irritation?
1 answer • 22 Oct 2009
I do not have a full blown yeast infection, will it clear up on its own? or is it better to use the medicated cream just in case?
2 answers • 6 Dec 2009
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