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Discharge is yellowish, no foul smell though. Few weeks ago

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I treated what I thought...
Discharge is yellowish, no foul smell though. Few weeks ago I treated what I thought was a yeast infection. Took an antibiotic shot, smell improved, itch stopped. Mentrual came and left, but the color is back. I do not have insurance yet, and can't be seen until the end of November.
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr David, Doctor replied 1 year ago

antibiotics won't help with a fungal yeast infection.

yellowish discharge can be from a bacterial vaginosis infection.

have you been sexually active?

who gave you the antibiotic shot?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
a nurse gave it to me. I haven't been sexually active since the discharge. But I did after the antibiotic.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I'm just asking if I need antibiotics or something else?
OB GYN Doctor: Dr David, Doctor replied 1 year ago

antibiotics can actually kill good bacteria in your bowels which can cause diarrhea

and can kill good bacteria in your vagina which can lead to bacterial vaginosis which can cause discharge

I'm not sure what infection your prior antibiotic shot was treating.

yeast infections need antifungal treatments, not an antibiotic shot.

sexual activity can lead to infection or trauma.

is he wearing a condom?

he could be spreading an infection to you as well.

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