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Why Does Monistat 7 Burn And Itch So Bad
Many women that use Monistat 7 day (miconazole nitrate), notice a severe reaction with increased itching and burning. These side effects can get really bad, and may be too much to handle. This is the point where you want to stop using monistat immediately and talk to your doctor. Especially if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Why does monistat burn and itch? When you have vaginal infection, your vagina area is already irritated. Applying a cream on the infection, can cause more irritation. This is a common issue with many vaginal creams. They may just be too strong or harsh to relieve an already irritated vagina. For this reason, we always advise to pay extra attention when trying new creams for vaginal infections. Safety comes first.
Monistat Burning What To Do
We get any questions on the monistat burning relief topic. When it comes to vaginal infections or a reaction to creams, the most immediate steps are to stop using the cream and consult with your doctor. Sometimes these reactions can cause serve irritation. So it is best to let a professional have a look.
If you are looking for a natural relief at home, one natural remedy that we have had an excellent success with, is Ozonated olive oil.
Ozonated olive oil has a unique ability to reduce the vaginal itching and burning on one hand, while helping to soothe the irritation and accelerate wound healing at the same time. Ozonated olive oil is also backed up by science as a safe and natural effective alternative in these cases.
To use Ozonated olive oil: apply it after shower before bedtime for a few days, and see if it helps.
Learn more about Ozonated olive oil: Ozonated olive oil for vaginal infections.
Monistat 7 Side Effects
The most common Monistat 7 side effects include vaginal burning, itching and irritation. Very often the vaginal discomfort can be severe. Other side effects that are also common include:
How Long Does Monistat Burn Last
Monistat burn can last anywhere between one day to the entire seven day treatment. Regardless of how long monistat burn may last, if you feel increased itching and burning or any other side effects, stop using it and speak with your doctor.
How Long Does It Take For Monistat 7 To Work
Monistat 7 is designed to work for seven days, using 100 mg of miconazole nitrate per dose. Monistat 7 does not however, cure the root cause of the vaginal infections in cases where they are caused by a systemic candida yeast overgrowth problem in your body.
This is very common, and the main cause of reoccurring vaginal infections. Very often the vaginal yeast infection is caused by a systemic yeast imbalance in the body, as a result of the overgrowth of a yeast-like fungi called candida. In this case, there are usually additional symptoms in different areas in the body. Skin infections, feet, digestive issues, gas, bloating, mood swings are common symptoms. This can change the treatment options you may need.
To see if your current symptoms may be related to a candida yeast overgrowth: candida self-test.
|Vagina only||Antifungal creams.
|Vagina & other symptoms in the body||Systemic candida treatment.
Antifungal creams (relief).
To learn more about yeast infection treatment for women, see: vaginal yeast infection.