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i am 25 weeks pregnant and have a yellow discharge, I am using

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i am 25 weeks pregnant and have a yellow discharge, I am using nilstant and it isnt working. i am very itchy and uncomfortable what else can i do

Dr. Owen :

Hello, and I am pleased to help, use of my answers are for educational purposes only.

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Is there any odor?

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Have you seen your ob/gyn for this?

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Are you having any pressure or contractions?

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Hello and welcome

Customer:

sometimes their is a smell,


yes this has been going on for months have seen doctor couple of times and all he gives me is nilstant, no contractions or pressure,

Dr. Owen :

You might have BV - bacterial vaginosis -

Dr. Owen :

and you should get this evaluated to see if you have it as you might need this treated with an antibiotic such as Flagyl or Cleocin since BV can cause preterm labor

Customer:

ok so in the mean time is there anything i can do to help with the itchiness as it becames very bad at times. I have even used nappy rash cream to reduce this


 

Dr. Owen :

you can try to use a Probiotic with Lactobaccillis acidophilus

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you can try Canestan too as this could be a yeast infection too

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and, you can also try Hydrocortisone -

Dr. Owen :

And, these are all over the counter products

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I hope this helps

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Customer:

ok thank you for your help i will speak to the hospital at my next visit thanks


 

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