Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Best advice for a yeast infection PLEASE!

 
MDT09

Asked by MDT09 at 9:07 PM on Jul. 24, 2010 in General Parenting

Level 16 (2,933 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (7)
  • For an adult? Diflucan if you can get a script for it, or otherwise I use the Monistat Day or Night Ovule one day treatment. I'm sure other things like yogurt and garlic work too, I just have always used meds of some sort, so I KNOW it works... KWIM
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 10:02 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • I eat yogurt. Some people insert plain yogurt but I have not done that yet. You can also buy monostat at the pharmacy
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 9:10 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • and drink cranberry juice.
    DonnaPinitonya

    Answer by DonnaPinitonya at 9:12 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • For an adult? GARLIC. peel one clove and insert in vagina. Change every 8-12 hours. Works like a charm.
    Arisce

    Answer by Arisce at 9:13 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • Be sure you treat your sexual partner as well. Men carry yeast, but show no symptoms, the lucky bastards...
    Fistandantalus

    Answer by Fistandantalus at 10:10 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • Lots and lots of cranberry juice, cold washcloth if you need to calm the itching.
    atowers

    Answer by atowers at 10:52 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • I agree with Krysta622 and Fistandantalus.
    Pnukey

    Answer by Pnukey at 12:04 PM on Jul. 25, 2010