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I was diagnosed with bacterial vaginitis after suffering 6 years with chronic "yeast infections?"?

A new OBGYN finally correctly diagnosed my recurring struggles as BV instead of a yeast infection, which explains why flucanazole and over-the-counter products like Monistat stopped working for me after a couple of years. This new doctor put me on metronidazole which FINALLY seemed to help but now,... read more

How long does probiotic acidophilus take to work to help Bacterial Vaginosis?

I have took the pill for about 3 days now. I looked up a home try and that was one of the medicines. Anyone know about how Long it will take?

Bacterial vaginosis - is cottage cheese like discharge normal, taking metronidazole?

On day 2 of metronidazole vaginal gel for bacterial vaginosis and when the gel is coming out there is cottage cheese like discharge.. is this normal? I know it says it could cause a yeast infection but I didn't know if this is just the infection clearing out or if I need to call my doctor..... read more

Having Uti symtoms with a bacterial vaginosis, is that normal ?

I went to the doctor for uti symptoms which I had for months due to antibiotics not working but now it is finally gone but I developed a bacterial vaginosis could that be due to taking the antibiotics for so long? I've taken Metronidazole, first the day treatment and that didn't work now... read more

Do antibiotics effect the contraceptive implant ??

Hi I have had my nexplanon implant in for nearly 3 years comes out in June am on antibiotics for bacterial infection was just wondering will they effect my implant ? Can I get pregnant ?? Please help as much information as possible ? X

Bacterial Vaginitis - Will Septra DS help get rid of BV? 1st episode of BV was while I was?

... pregnant. Then after I had my daughter I was urged by my gyno/midwife to get the Mirena(IUD). Which I had nothing but BV on and off for 5 years. Got it removed. And haven't been on any kind of birth control since besides condoms. I even had PID diagnosed early 2012 beacuse of an E.R. visit... read more

Can I take Flagyl oral and Diflucan together?

I was dignoesed with bacterial vaginosis 5/10/13 and took flagl. And seemed better for about two weeks then i was prescribed it again,no relief.now dr.thinks its a yeast infection n prescribed diflucan,buy its been two day and no relief.HELLLLPPPPP

Metronidazole - How long after using vaginal Metrogel should one wait before having intercourse?

Using Metrogel for vaginal bacterial infection.

Bacterial Infection - Can cephalexin cause sweating?

My son who is 6 years of has been prescribed cephalexin 500 mg and I was wondering if it could cause sweating and a lower body temperature.

Bacterial Vaginitis - Before I knew I had BV, my boyfriend broke up with me and said it was because?

... of the smell. Even after I went to the gynecologist and got metronidazole he said he could never forget the smell and it changed the way he saw me forever. He said he is not sexually attracted to me and “can’t be blamed for the way his mind and body react” to something like... read more

Bacterial Infection - Can penicillin vk treat diverticulitis?

Was diagnosed with actemycosis in March 2014 ... Treated with pencillin vk for 18 months & disease went dormant & has been every since... Recently I believe it has come back ... But like before I was misdiagnosed for 6 months as the bacteria grew & smothered my organs... They done... read more

Possible that Metronidazole didn't work for bacterial vaginosis?

I used the gel 1x per day for 5 days. I had the usual discharge which means its working, and the odor lessened but didn't go away completely. I went to my gyno the day after my last dose to talk about other things but she said it was too early to retest me. Is it possible it didn't go... read more

I have an abcess on my gums from a bad tooth that needs to be pulled out. The doctor gave me?

... penicillin but that didn't work. Now I have levaquin and cefdinir. Both are for bacterial infections but which one is best to take for my problem???

Will boric acid effect my birth control?

My doctor put me on boric acid suppositories because I get bacterial vag. I know it causes break through bleeding, I am currently bleeding now. I thought I had a bv or yeast infection... so I washed and the smell was gone. But my boyfriend and I had unprotected sex after. Then I smelled it again so... read more

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