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You can get BV after a yeast infection.

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Can azithromycin cure yeast infections?

No, in fact, some antibiotics can potentially cause a yeast infection. Yeast infections are caused by yeast and not bacteria. Azithromycin is an antibiotic that acts on bacteria. BV or bacterial vaginosis is like a yeast infection, and it is treated with an antibiotic, but a different one.

Can you take yeast infection medicine while taking antibiotics for bacterial vaginosis?

Yes, you can take yeast infection medicine while taking BV antibiotics. Talk with your pharmacist for more information.

If its not a yeast infection what can it be?

It could be bacterial vaginosis or a trich infection. Both of these are sexually transmitted but they aren't as serious as chlamydia or gonnorea. If you have protected sex and you get something other than a yeast infection, it's usually bv and you should go to the doctor and get medicine for it.

Why am i discharging white and having discomfort but my doctor says i don't have a STD?

You could have a yeast or BV infection. Explore there with your doctor.

What is the cause and some remedies for vaginal odor when you don't have BV or a yeast infection?

odors are infections and untrated with antibiotics they get worse, so get to a doctor

Can a yeast infection be a sign of chlamydia?

Can. Yeast. Infection. Be. A. Sign. Of. Chlamydia

What causes your vaginal area to burn?

Cuts inside or on the vagina, urinary tract infections(very common with women), STDs, yeast infection, BV(Bacterial Vaginosis)

What are symptoms of a bacterial infection or a yeast infection?

There is a difference between a bacterial infection and a yeast infection.A yeast infection is caused by Candida which is a yeast organism,not a bacteria.

Electrical words beginning with the letter y?

yeast infection

How go you get a yeast infection in your mouth?

Oral sex will give you a yeast infection. Your partner had a yeast infection.

What colour is your vulva if you have a yeast infection?

do you smell bad? then you might have a yeast infection. are you having nasty discharge? then you might have a yeast infection. are you having vaginal pain? then you might a yeast infection.

Is syphilis a yeast infection?

Syphilis is not a yeast infection.

Can you get chancres from a yeast infection?

No you can not get chancres from a yeast infection.

Can you still get a yeast infection after a hysterectomy?

Can I still get a yeast infection after a hysterectomy?

Can Chlamydia be mistaken for a Yeast Infection or BV on a urine sample test?

Yeast infection and bacterial vaginosis are not detected with urine tests, but with a vaginal wet smear. Chlamydia can be detected with a urine or vaginal or cervical chlamydia test, but not on wet smear. Contact your health care provider for information specific to your situation -- you seem to have misunderstood what kind of testing you had.

What can a man take for Bacterial Vaginosis?

Other than a DNA test to confirm gender...? Soap and water should be sufficient to clear up a minor bacteria infection. If it doesn't clear up within a day or two then contact a doctor and they might prescribe an antibiotic. Yeast infections are often mistaken for Bacterial Vaginosis. Since BV is typically a condition only women suffer from, a yeast infection should be completely ruled out before assuming a man has "BV."

Can a yeast infection cause an staph infection?

A yeast infection is caused by a fungus, and staph by a bacterium; but a yeast infection of the skin can cause skin compromise that makes it easier for a staph infection to occur.

Can vaginal yeast infection be treated with cream?

Yes, a vaginal yeast infection can be treated with a cream. Most people will treat a vaginal yeast infection with an over-the-counter yeast infection cream which will contain an antifungal to treat the infection and ingredients to ease the irritation.

If you have been diagnosed with yeast infection and you now have cramping - but it is not time for your period - could the cramps be a symptom of yeast infection?

* There are several reasons for cramps but it has nothing to do with yeast infection. * Yes, it can be related to yeast infection.

Can a women with yeast infection give the man yeast infection too?

Yes; you can transmit a yeast infection via sexual contact.

How do you prevent odor of a yeast infection?

Treat the yeast infection.

Can you get a yeast infection from taking a bath after someone who has a yeast infection?


Can a yeast infection cause herpes?

No, a yeast infection cannot cause herpes. A yeast infection is an overgrowth of yeast, whereas herpes is a virus, one cannot lead to the other.

Can your dog get urinary yeast infection?

There is no such thing as a urinary yeast infection, but your dog can get a urinary tract infection. As for yeast infections, I'm not sure.

Can a man get something from a woman from yeast infection?

Yes. He can get a yeast infection on his penis, or if he performs oral, he could get thrush, which is a yeast infection in the mouth.