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Category: OB GYN
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Experience:  I have had years of experience with Outpatient Medicine and have treated many routine GYN disorders.
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I take metro gel for bv twice a week. I have a yellow and

Customer Question

I take metro gel for bv twice a week. I have a yellow and sticky discharge. What is it?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Just metrogel. I also take adderall
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.

Hello and welcome I'm Dr Chip

How long have you been using the metro gel?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
6 weeks
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I was prescribed 21 days of something I can't remember, followed by 3 months twice a week if metrogel
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.

OK--any itching?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.


Considering you're on the metro gel this couldn't be a new episode of BV

It most likely is a yeast vaginal infection brought on by the metrogel

For now you can try Lamisil or Monistat along with oral probiotics and that should clear this up

Please let me know if you need any more information