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Vaginitis

Vaginitis

14th July 2018
Vaginitis
Vaginitis

Inflammation of vagina resulting in the discharge, itching and pain. This cause due to the normal imbalance of vaginal bacterial or due to the decrease of estrogen level during menstrual cycle.

Vaginitis Common Types

  • BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS : Results from overgrowth of several organisms normally in your vagina.
  • YEAST INFECTIONS : It is a type of vaginitis where there will be inflammation of the vagian, characterized by vaginal irration, and vaginal discharge.

It affects your vagina and the tissues at the opening to your             vagina. 3 out of 4 women experience a yeast infection.

Vaginitis Symptoms

  • Painfull during intercourse
  • Painful urination
  • It causes itching , irritation
  • There will be a discharge of thick , white , oral cheese appearance

Causes

  • BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS : Results from overgrowth of serval oraganisms normally in your vagina.
  • YEAST INFECTIONS : Results from overgrowth of several fungal oraganisms . Over use of the antibiotics which leads to decrease in the amount of lactobacillus bacteria in your vagina and a change in your vaginal PH
  • Uncontrolled diabetes
  • Impaired immune system
  • During pregnancy
  • NON INFECTIOUS VAGINITIS : like vaignal spary, douches, perfumed soaps.

Risk Factors

  • Over use of antibiotics kills the healthy bacteria in your vagina
  • Increased estrogen levels
  • Uncontrolled diabetes
  • Impaired immune system
  • Sexual activity
  • Having sexually transmiited infection
  • Douching
  • Wearing damp
  • Hormonal changes

Treatments And Drugs

Should be taken under the prescription of the doctor

  • BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS : for this type doctor may prescribe you metronidazaole, clindamycin cream are usually used twice or thrice.
  • YEAST INFECTIONS : Applying the antifungal creams Butaconazole, clotrimazole .
  • TRICHOMONIASIS : For this type doctor may prescribe metronidazole.
  • NON INFECTIOUS VAGINTIS : your doctor may prescribe topical estrogen such as a cream

Vaginitis Home remedies

  • Avoid douching
  • Wear cotton underwear
  • Loose lifiting phants
  • Skirts
  • Stay out of hot baths
  • Having yogurt in your diet
  • Avoid tight fighting underwear
  • Change out of wet clothes
Treatment for Vaginitis
Treatment for Vaginitis

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