4 years

Candidiadis medication/treatment

Hi Doctor, Im 23y/o woman . Last Tuesday I went to doctor since my vagina part is really itchy & burning during urination. Doctor diagnosed and said I got Candidiadis infection. However, the clinic is out of stock for the suitable medicine. I got injection for tahan gatal and ubat tahan gatal also. Then doctor prescribe me medicine to buy at pharmacy, named as Clotrimazole (if im not mistaken)… I need to insert this into vagina. The thing is I hv tried to insert but sadly it all not go in… i left it for a night… but still today got itchy but not so much n i can still see the whity things/liquid… Do u hv any idea or suitable treatment for me to suggest? Thankyou for ur concern.

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For your information, the medication Clotrimazole are usually used for these conditions

  • Vaginal infection
  • Skin infection
  • Ear infection
  • Throat infection

These are guide on how to insert the pessary (vagina insert):

  • Wash hands and vagina. Then dry with a clean towel.
  • Lie down and bend your legs
    Slowly insert applicators into the section
    genitals as deep as possible. Then press plunger A until it stops so that the crocodile enters the vagina
    Remove the applicator from the vagina.
    Wash the applicator thoroughly with warm water, if desired
    use it more than once.
    After you have finished using the applicator, wrap it and remove it securely

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