viagra before and after south africa buy generic cialis online new zealand kamagra oral jelly buy hong kong cialis bodybuilding australia buy generic kamagra singapore how long does a viagra pill last hong kong how do you spell cialis new zealand taking viagra daily hong kong viagra free trial 3 free pills new zealand is viagra sold over the counter hong kong can viagra kill you australia average dose of cialis australia should i take viagra new zealand priligy superdrug singapore kamagra fast livery australia where to get viagra over the counter hong kong buy viagra south africa viagra lyrics singapore propecia prescription online new zealand cialis medication singapore viagra 100 singapore cialis strength south africa how to orr viagra online singapore viagra pills amazon singapore brand cialis south africa generic viagra silnafil south africa is silnafil the same as viagra hong kong is viagra generic hong kong can i buy cialis over the counter south africa viagra by mail south africa performance anxiety viagra new zealand viagra pill meaning australia kamagra next day livery new zealand online viagra reviews hong kong free cialis hong kong how long does viagra last after taking it new zealand buy viagra no prescription singapore best natural viagra south africa best women viagra new zealand how much is a viagra pill singapore levitra and exercise australia cialis from canada to australia spell viagra new zealand joker cialis australia viagra hangover south africa how long before sex should i take viagra australia viagra and blood pressure singapore does viagra really work south africa viagra experience south africa viagra moa new zealand natural viagra south africa medical term for viagra new zealand what do fake viagra pills look like south africa what viagra do singapore off brand viagra australia kamagra oral jelly review hong kong cialis wiki south africa what does a viagra pill look like australia viagra para mujer en singapore viagra penis singapore viagra alternative hong kong priligy buy hong kong generic viagra no prescription hong kong psych viagra falls hong kong super viagra australia viagra pen south africa kamagra jelly next day livery singapore blue generic viagra pills singapore viagra in use australia viagra vs cialis forum hong kong propecia for women south africa otc female viagra new zealand viagra white pill south africa cialis daily vs on mand south africa can you take viagra with a heart condition hong kong cialis price new zealand viagra pills amazon hong kong itsoktocry viagra lyrics australia cialis mg hong kong cialis 60 mg new zealand generic priligy 60 mg south africa kamagra oral jelly buy online india hong kong generic cialis pills singapore kamagra chewable review australia cialis super force hong kong generic viagra blue pill 100 south africa kamagra jelly for sale new zealand viagra ad singapore male viagra pill australia can a 17 year old take viagra singapore generic viagra silnafil singapore does viagra increase blood pressure south africa propecia hair regrowth singapore pornhub viagra australia can women take mens viagra singapore does medicare cover viagra new zealand low cost viagra australia viagra for sale near me australia viagra for men australia viagra 100mg price australia buy viagra over the counter australia will 10 year old viagra work hong kong does viagra increase penis size new zealand what happens if a female takes viagra singapore viagra gel hong kong viagra what does it do singapore cialis and alcohol singapore viagra xvios australia is viagra over the counter new zealand what would happen if a girl took viagra yahoo answers singapore silnafil cialis hong kong kamagra green 100mg new zealand viagra without prescription hong kong cialis reddit australia cialis for women hong kong viagra 100 mg from south africa viagra connect price south africa can you take viagra and cialis at the same time australia pills that look like viagra australia kangaroo viagra australia how well does viagra work australia how much does a viagra pill cost hong kong can you buy cialis over the counter new zealand what does propecia do south africa online pharmacy ezzz viagra hong kong kamagra canada new zealand cialis fake pills new zealand expired cialis singapore cialis heartburn new zealand what is better viagra or cialis new zealand viagra name australia can women take viagra new zealand andy levitre south africa do pornstars take viagra hong kong female version of viagra hong kong levitra 10mg vs 20mg australia kamagra amsterdam where to buy singapore mixing viagra and cialis new zealand how long for viagra to take effect hong kong propecia hair loss south africa buy cialis canada australia viagra doesnt work australia marley drug viagra south africa what are the ingredients in viagra singapore what is the difference between viagra and cialis new zealand levitra vs viagra new zealand cialis for daily use south africa does medicare cover viagra australia best time of day to take cialis for bph australia cialis 60 mg australia do pornstars take viagra singapore cialis vs viagra reddit singapore what was viagra originally used for new zealand does viagra show up on a drug test new zealand generic cialis singapore what is the generic name for viagra in singapore the prince family viagra prank australia does medicare pay for viagra south africa kamagra in bangkok new zealand super kamagra south africa erectile dysfunction viagra australia what color are viagra pills australia viagra online without prescription hong kong cialis reviews by users hong kong buy kamagra 100mg hong kong sister gives brother viagra new zealand cialis image hong kong viagra and high blood pressure australia tamsulosin and viagra south africa can you take 2 viagra pills at once singapore how much viagra to take hong kong kamagra jelly 100mg shqip south africa how long does kamagra last in the body singapore kamagra store coupon co australia propecia generic name singapore how to enhance viagra effects australia generic cialis new zealand what does viagra mean south africa viagra pill in stores singapore better than viagra australia cialis manufacturer coupon 2020 hong kong is kamagra legal in singapore can women take viagra australia how to get viagra sample australia signs of viagra use south africa cialis 40 mg south africa viagra benefits hong kong roman viagra new zealand cialis com new zealand what is propecia australia cialis vs viagra south africa don puedo comprar cialis sin receta hong kong is viagra covered by insurance new zealand cialis on line singapore is viagra generic singapore viagra white pill new zealand levitra how does it work singapore viagra prices costco new zealand sex on viagra australia natural alternative to viagra australia what is kamagra 100 hong kong how much is generic viagra hong kong female cialis 10mg singapore viagra generic brand south africa buy propecia online south africa cialis en español hong kong what was viagra originally used for new zealand adrall and viagra singapore black viagra 200mg new zealand lady era female viagra new zealand is there a generic for cialis new zealand fake cialis pill australia cialis 5mg singapore what happens if a female takes viagra new zealand does cialis lose effectiveness over time new zealand sex viagra tablets for female singapore kamagra reviews south africa chinese viagra pills australia cialis every day new zealand viagra professional australia viagra 100 mg singapore how quickly does cialis work singapore pink pussycat viagra new zealand chinese viagra australia taking viagra without erectile dysfunction hong kong viagra natural singapore how long is viagra effective singapore kamagra jelly next day livery singapore viagra strain singapore sex viagra tablets for female new zealand viagra doses 200 mg south africa when should you take viagra south africa how does cialis work hong kong propecia results australia viagra best buy singapore 20mg generic cialis pill south africa buy cialis 5mg singapore kamagra kamagra australia kamagra jelly next day livery singapore cialis generic best price hong kong where to buy kamagra in bangkok australia taking cialis south africa kamagra next day livery south africa what is better cialis or viagra hong kong viagra without prescription new zealand viagra generico hong kong can a 17 year old take viagra singapore performance anxiety viagra south africa kamagra kaufen hong kong is kamagra legal in south africa how should i take viagra for best results new zealand how to use cialis new zealand viagra connect cvs hong kong does viagra help with pe south africa buy kamagra jelly south africa pink pussycat viagra australia la viagra new zealand buy cialis without prescription australia best way to take cialis south africa cialis 5 mg cuanto dura el efecto south africa viagra girl pills australia buy cialis over the counter hong kong viagra porn singapore taking cialis daily singapore viagra nitric oxi hong kong female viagra effects south africa cialis generic over the counter singapore how long is viagra good for hong kong viagra para mujer cvs new zealand how to get viagra pills new zealand does cialis expire hong kong what is the active ingredient in viagra hong kong cialis drug australia can a woman take half a viagra new zealand generic viagra india hong kong can you take viagra and cialis hong kong generic viagra pills singapore how long does it take for propecia to work australia where to get viagra in the us australia viagra pills amazon south africa what is the active ingredient in viagra south africa is cialis stronger than viagra new zealand levitra 10mg vs 20mg south africa kamagra cheap online hong kong propecia generic name south africa cialis 5mg hong kong viagra aths australia does viagra work for women hong kong adrall and viagra hong kong who makes viagra new zealand kamagra melbourne new zealand fake cialis pill new zealand sex viagra tablets singapore can females take viagra pills new zealand does viagra work for everyone hong kong don puedo comprar viagra australia viagra age limit hong kong 20 mg cialis daily hong kong can i take 40mg of cialis singapore how to orr viagra online south africa viagra pill pink singapore buy viagra canada south africa what happens if a woman takes viagra australia best time to take viagra 100mg singapore cialis 10mg daily australia what if a woman takes viagra hong kong priligy new zealand cialis headache australia viagra and afib south africa bluechew vs viagra singapore female viagra drops new zealand viagra vs cialis reviews south africa viagra cost per pill australia silnafil cialis south africa viagra lyrics australia liquid viagra kamagra new zealand viagra tablet hong kong what to expect when husband takes viagra singapore viagra original use south africa viagra 100mg online in india australia too much viagra singapore expired viagra south africa viagra si effects on partner australia can viagra cause a stroke australia do viagra pills expire south africa does cialis make you bigger south africa discount cialis singapore cialis generic name south africa does alcohol affect cialis singapore viagra in india south africa kamagra or cialis australia cialis amazon new zealand how does viagra affect women australia similar to viagra south africa levitra online kaufen utschland hong kong is viagra safe new zealand compare viagra cialis levitra si effects hong kong how does viagra feel south africa viagra canadian pharmacy ezzz singapore viagra connect amazon south africa what does viagra do for women hong kong priligy review new zealand comprar kamagra online hong kong kamagra gel australia kamagra chewable review singapore kamagra hong kong free cialis coupon 2020 singapore female version of viagra australia teva generic cialis south africa best place to buy viagra online hong kong viagra prank porn singapore where to buy viagra in australia cialis 20 mg price walgreens new zealand pfizer free viagra australia what happens if a women takes viagra hong kong kamagra in bangkok australia how long does 20mg cialis last hong kong how effective is cialis new zealand buy priligy hong kong viagra pen south africa statins and viagra singapore viagra pill finition south africa how to get propecia new zealand viagra 100mg online in india australia cialis super force new zealand mom help son viagra hong kong is viagra safe to take singapore does viagra keep you hard after coming hong kong when should i take cialis new zealand viagra samples walgreens south africa viagra and enlarged prostate singapore can you take viagra with cialis singapore buy kamagra 100mg singapore viagra results new zealand generic cialis cost south africa can females take viagra pills new zealand viagra craigslist hong kong viagra headache hong kong do pornstars take viagra south africa does propecia regrow hair singapore does medicare cover cialis new zealand how much viagra should i take the first time australia does viagra always work australia how can i buy viagra new zealand viagra and marijuana hong kong buy original levitra online australia signs of viagra use south africa viagra falls australia viagra feminino new zealand kamagra oral gel si effects south africa levitra how does it work australia natural viagra for women south africa viagra box singapore viagra picture new zealand compare viagra cialis levitra si effects singapore levitra blindness singapore kamagra online singapore what happens if a female takes viagra australia honey viagra hong kong roman viagra review hong kong

Bacterial Vaginosis vs. Yeast Infection

Burning, itching and vaginal discharge are all-too-common symptoms for women during their reproductive years. Three out of four women will experience a yeast infection during their lifetime, and 50% of women will have more than one infection. But not all such symptoms are the result of yeast infections. A recent study found that only one in four women seeking treatment for a yeast infection was actually infected with Candida, the fungus responsible for yeast infections. So what are the other causes of these vaginal symptoms?

Yeast infections are the second most common cause of vaginal infections. The primary cause is actually bacterial vaginosis (BV). Women normally have resident bacteria in their vagina that are in a healthy state of balance with their surrounding tissues. But that balance can be disrupted by a number of things, including pregnancy (up to 16% of pregnant women have BV), hormonal changes, douching, foreign bodies (including IUDs), and even stress. This imbalance can cause an overgrowth of naturally occurring bacteria, which in turn can lead to infection, inflammation and discomfort. Although BV is not thought to be a sexually transmitted disease, it is more common in women with multiple sexual partners.

The third primary cause of vaginal infection is from Trichomonas, a parasite responsible for the trichomoniasis infection. There are five to eight million new cases of trichomoniasis each year in the United States. Trichomoniasis is particularly vexing because it may be asymptomatic in as many as 50% of the women who harbor the infection. The parasite can migrate up into the urinary tract, fallopian tubes and pelvis, causing infections and even preterm delivery and low birth weight babies. Trichomoniasis is considered to be a sexually transmitted disease.

All three of these infections can increase a woman’s susceptibility to HIV infection. The symptoms of each infection can be virtually indistinguishable, but there are certain characteristics of each.

Yeast infections are characterized by: redness, itching and burning around the vulva; foul-smelling, thick, white discharge (may look similar to cottage cheese); pain during intercourse and urination.

The signs and symptoms of BV and trichomoniasis may be quite similar to yeast infections in terms of redness, itching and pain. With BV, however, the discharge tends to be thin, white or yellowish, and more uniform in appearance. Trichomoniasis discharge is typically a frothy, greenish-yellow secretion. Simple laboratory tests can distinguish between each of these infections using a swab of the fluid taken during a pelvic exam.

Treatment for yeast infections
First-time yeast infections can generally be treated with the over-the-counter anti-fungal medication miconazole (Monistat, Femizol, Vagistat). Recurrent yeast infections may require prescription of an oral antifungal medication.

Treatment for BV
This depends on the particular bacteria identified from the swab sample. Antibiotics such as metronidazole and clindamycin may be prescribed. Because these are powerful medications with known side effects, it is important to establish the diagnosis before starting treatment. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of recurrence after therapy.

Treatment for trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis infections are treated with the oral antibiotics metronidazole or tinidazole. Sexual partners should receive treatment as well.

Beware of self-diagnosis and treatment. Even among health professionals, the diagnosis is difficult to make based only on clinical signs and symptoms. Proper diagnosis usually requires microscopic examination of the discharge in order to distinguish between the three types of infections described above. In addition, vaginal discharge may be a symptom of more serious gynecological diseases and should be evaluated through a professional examination.

Article Origin: www.everydayhealth.com

The information contained on www.ksanghvimd.com (the “Site”) is provided for informational purposes only and is not meant to substitute for advice from your doctor or healthcare professional. This information should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease, or prescribing any medication. Always seek the advice of a qualified healthcare professional regarding any medical condition. Information and statements provided by the site about dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. www.ksanghvimd.com does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, third-party products, procedures, opinions, or other information mentioned on the Site. Reliance on any information provided by www.ksanghvimd.com is solely at your own risk.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

*