Asked By: Thomas Rogers Date: created: May 25 2021

How do I get my pH balance back to normal

Answered By: Miles Lopez Date: created: May 26 2021

Natural remedies to restore balanceAvoiding harsh soaps and douching.

Soaps typically have a high pH, and using them to clean the vaginal area may increase vaginal pH.

Taking a probiotic supplement or suppository.

Changing tampons regularly.

Using barrier protection during sex..

Asked By: Keith Torres Date: created: Aug 01 2021

Has anyone had a miscarriage due to BV

Answered By: Albert Foster Date: created: Aug 03 2021

A total of 121 women miscarried before their sixteenth week of pregnancy. No significant association was seen between bacterial vaginosis infection and miscarriage during the first trimester, but infection was associated with a 3.5-fold increase in miscarriage risk during weeks 13-15.

Asked By: Leonars Cooper Date: created: Dec 20 2021

Can sperm cause BV

Answered By: Jaden Ward Date: created: Dec 21 2021

The interaction between semen and vaginal discharge can increase your risk of getting BV. Keep it natural. Avoid douching or using scented products on your vulva or in your vagina. These can throw off your vaginal pH, making you more vulnerable to BV.

Asked By: Reginald Scott Date: created: Jul 08 2021

Can you have BV with no odor

Answered By: Clifford Walker Date: created: Jul 10 2021

Here’s how you can tell the difference: Discharge: The hallmark sign of BV is discharge with a “fishy” smell. Discharge from yeast infections doesn’t usually have a strong smell but may look like cottage cheese. Vaginal irritation: Typically, BV doesn’t cause vaginal irritation or itchiness.

Asked By: Brian Coleman Date: created: Sep 11 2022

How can I stop recurring BV

Answered By: Alfred Richardson Date: created: Sep 13 2022

How Can Recurrent Bacterial Vaginosis Be Prevented?Limit the number of sex partners.Avoid douching.Use all of the medication prescribed for treatment of bacterial vaginosis, even after the signs and symptoms are gone.

Asked By: Austin Lewis Date: created: Aug 17 2021

Why do I keep getting BV

Answered By: Hunter Gonzales Date: created: Aug 20 2021

BV is linked to an imbalance of “good” and “harmful” bacteria that are normally found in a woman’s vagina. Having a new sex partner or multiple sex partners, as well as douching, can upset the balance of bacteria in the vagina. This places a woman at increased risk for getting BV.

Asked By: Alexander Bell Date: created: Aug 13 2022

Can you have BV for months

Answered By: Dylan Anderson Date: created: Aug 14 2022

Recurring bacterial vaginosis It’s common for BV to come back, usually within 3 months. You’ll need to take treatment for longer (up to 6 months) if you keep getting BV (you get it more than twice in 6 months).

Asked By: Curtis Rivera Date: created: Jan 21 2022

What causes frequent BV infections

Answered By: Jake Diaz Date: created: Jan 23 2022

Bacterial vaginosis also occurs more frequently in women who have sex with women. Douching. The practice of rinsing out your vagina with water or a cleansing agent (douching) upsets the natural balance of your vagina. This can lead to an overgrowth of anaerobic bacteria, and cause bacterial vaginosis.

Asked By: Sebastian Miller Date: created: Oct 25 2021

Does cranberry juice help with BV

Answered By: Dennis Harris Date: created: Oct 28 2021

Anecdotal evidence suggests that cranberry juice may help remedy symptoms. Complete prevention of BV is not possible, however, there are a number of factors to be considered when attempting to reduce the risk of BV.

Asked By: Steven Brown Date: created: Feb 07 2022

Can probiotics make your VAG smell better

Answered By: Evan Howard Date: created: Feb 10 2022

Probiotics can reduce the risk of vaginal odor, as they help restore the vagina’s normal pH.

Asked By: Morgan Henderson Date: created: Aug 16 2022

Can probiotics alone cure BV

Answered By: Reginald Green Date: created: Aug 16 2022

This meta-analysis involved 10 RCTs with a low or moderate risk of bias, which suggested that the treatment with probiotics alone was more effective in the therapy of BV for both short- and long-term; however, the probiotics used after antibiotic treatment was effective only for a short term.

Asked By: John Wilson Date: created: Apr 30 2022

Is it safe to put probiotics in your vag

Answered By: Connor Griffin Date: created: Apr 30 2022

Vaginal probiotic supplements are hugely popular. This includes both probiotic pills and suppository capsules that are inserted into the vagina using an applicator. But evidence of effectiveness is scant. “There is almost no evidence that these have benefit for vaginal health.

Asked By: Cameron Lopez Date: created: May 18 2022

How long until BV goes away

Answered By: Alexander Anderson Date: created: May 18 2022

Bacterial vaginosis usually clears up in 2 or 3 days with antibiotics, but treatment goes on for 7 days. Do not stop using your medicine just because your symptoms are better. Be sure to take the full course of antibiotics.

Asked By: Hunter Roberts Date: created: Jun 29 2022

Which probiotics are best for BV

Answered By: Martin Jackson Date: created: Jul 02 2022

Lactobacillus acidophilus is the most-researched strain of probiotic when it comes to establishing and maintaining a healthy vaginal balance. Two other important strains include lactobacillus rhamnosus and lactobacillus reuteri.

Asked By: Nicholas King Date: created: Sep 20 2022

What does BV discharge look like

Answered By: Luke Kelly Date: created: Sep 20 2022

The main symptom of BV is lots of thin vaginal discharge that has a strong fishy smell. The discharge may be white, dull gray, greenish, and/or foamy. The fishy smell is often more noticeable after vaginal sex.

Asked By: Carlos Russell Date: created: Jun 01 2021

Can baths cause BV

Answered By: Alan Murphy Date: created: Jun 04 2021

Answer: The cause of BV is not poor hygiene. Excessive vaginal cleansing can be a contributing factor for the cause of BV, by disturbing the balance of the bacteria in the vagina. Also, avoid using bath oils, detergents and bubble bath.

Asked By: Gregory Murphy Date: created: Jul 01 2021

Can tight jeans cause BV

Answered By: Daniel Williams Date: created: Jul 01 2021

Nylon underwear/tight yoga pants. Wearing nylon underwear or tight yoga pants can block air movement in the vaginal area, which can cause increased bacteria growth.

Asked By: Jesse Hall Date: created: Jul 14 2022

Is BV a sign of cheating

Answered By: Roger Clark Date: created: Jul 16 2022

Although much more research is needed into BV, the infection is most definitely not a clear-cut sign of cheating. So if you or a partner do experience it, try not to blame yourself or others. The cause may have nothing to do with your sex life.

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