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i have an itch in my vagina, used vagisil and its still itchy

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i have an itch in my vagina, used vagisil and its still itchy after 3 weeks, with a whitish discharge, and my bikini line is sore as if i have a slight cut
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  khagihara replied 5 years ago.
Vaginal doesn't contain active ingredient for yeast or bacteria infection.
You could have yeast infection, bacteria infection (if the discharge has odor).
You should use over-the-counter yeast medication such as Monistat. If it doesn't work, you should see your PCP to have the discharge examined under the microscope & cultured and get prescription medication.
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