What is the best cream for feminine itch?

About MONISTAT® Care™ Instant Itch Relief Spray
Instant Itch Relief Spray soothes and relieves feminine itch instantly. Unlike creams or gels, a spray lets you experience relief from feminine itching without touching the itchy area, which can aggravate it or even make it worse.
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Which ointment is best for itching in private parts?

Clotrimazole reduces vaginal burning, itching, and discharge that may occur with this condition. This medication is an azole antifungal. It works by stopping the growth of yeast (fungus) that causes the infection. The vaginal product comes in 2 forms (a vaginal cream or tablet).
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What over-the-counter medicine can I use for vaginal itching?

Four nonprescription, FDA-approved treatment options for uncomplicated VVC are butoconazole, clotrimazole, miconazole, or tioconazole are available in vaginal creams, suppositories, or tablets. These products provide relief for external vulvar itching and irritation.
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Can you put anti itch cream on your private area?

Applying a mild (low-strength) corticosteroid cream such as hydrocortisone to the genital area may provide temporary relief. The cream should not be put into the vagina and should be used for only a short period of time. For severe itching, an antihistamine taken by mouth may help temporarily.
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Can you put Vaseline on your VAG if it's itchy?

For those whose dryness and itching comes from an external source or lifestyle factors, your doctor may recommend you stop douching or, if possible, change medications. Dabbing a little bit of vaseline petroleum jelly, coconut oil or even Crisco vegetable shortening on the dry skin area can also help heal itching.
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Can you use Cortizone 10 for feminine itch?

It's formulated with the strongest non-prescription medicine* available for fast, lasting relief from feminine itch and safe for sensitive skin when used as directed. Cortizone-10® is the #1 Doctor Recommended OTC Topical Anti-Itch Brand.
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Can I buy estrogen cream over-the-counter?

Yes, you can buy OTC estrogen creams without a prescription from your healthcare provider. However, you shouldn't try to substitute OTC estrogen creams for prescription estrogen products. If you're looking for vaginal estrogen creams for vaginal dryness, these aren't available for OTC purchase.
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What is good for feminine itching and burning?

Menopause-related itching may be treated with estrogen cream, tablets, or a vaginal moisturizer. Other types of itching and irritation respond to steroid creams or lotions, which reduce inflammation. A prescription-strength steroid cream can relieve the irritation of lichen sclerosis.
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How do I stop itching from down there cream?

MONISTAT CARE® Instant Itch Relief Cream provides fast relief for itching and irritation around the vaginal area. Instead of just numbing the itch, like many creams do, our fragrance-free Instant Itch Relief Cream contains 1% hydrocortisone to stop the itch instantly.
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When your Vigina itches What does that mean?

Yeast infections

“A cottage cheese-like discharge, redness around the labia and vulva, and itching are all classic signs of a yeast infection,” Dr. Minkin says. But she also notes that only about one-third of women who experience itching and irritation truly do have a yeast infection.
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Where do you rub estrogen cream?

Fill the applicator with the prescribed amount of cream. Lie on your back, part and bend your knees. Insert the applicator into the vagina and push the plunger to expel the cream into the vagina. Wash the applicator with warm soapy water and rinse well.
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What can I use instead of estrogen cream?

Alternatives to Prescription Estrogen Cream?
  • Black Cohosh: This botanical remedy seems to reproduce some of the effects of estrogen, but does not have estrogenic activity. ...
  • Soy: Increase your intake of whole soy foods to two to three servings a day in order to get 50 to 150 mg of isoflavones daily.
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What is a natural replacement for estrogen cream?

The most widely cited natural remedy is soy, which is very high in phytoestrogens, or plant estrogens. Other sources are red clover and flaxseed, both of which are available as supplements.
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What are the signs of low estrogen?

Signs of low estrogen include:
  • Dry skin.
  • Tender breasts.
  • Weak or brittle bones.
  • Trouble concentrating.
  • Moodiness and irritability.
  • Vaginal dryness or atrophy.
  • Hot flashes and night sweats.
  • Irregular periods or no periods (amenorrhea).
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How can I raise my estrogen levels quickly?

  1. Soybeans. Soybeans and the products produced from them, such as tofu and miso, are a great source of phytoestrogens . ...
  2. Flax seeds. Flax seeds also contain high amounts of phytoestrogens. ...
  3. Sesame seeds. Sesame seeds are another dietary source of phytoestrogens.
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Should a 65 year old woman take estrogen?

On the other hand, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) says: “Because some women aged 65 years and older may continue to need systemic hormone therapy for the management of vasomotor symptoms, the ACOG recommends against routine discontinuation of systemic estrogen at age 65 years.
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Does vaginal dryness cause itching?

No matter what the cause, vaginal dryness can be extremely uncomfortable. It can lead to itching, burning, and painful intercourse.
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Does vagisil Wash help with itching?

Vagisil will help relieve itching but does not contain an antifungal to help the source of the infection. There is a product called Vagistat, from the manufacturers of Vagisil, which contains miconazole in an internal and external cream and is similar to Monistat 3.
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What does Premarin cream do?

Premarin (conjugated estrogens) Vaginal Cream is used after menopause to treat moderate to severe painful intercourse caused by menopausal changes in and around the vagina.
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What are the risks of using estrogen cream?

Side Effects
  • Breast pain.
  • enlarged breasts.
  • itching of the vagina or genitals.
  • stinging or redness of the genital area.
  • thick, white vaginal discharge without odor or with a mild odor.
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When should you use estrogen cream?

Generally you will use the cream daily for several weeks and then decrease use to 3 times a week. It is best to use at bedtime so that there is less leakage of the cream. The packaging will have specific instructions for applying the cream and pictures to help you locate the vagina.
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Are estrogen creams safe?

As the research currently stands, it appears that vaginal estrogen is a safe and effective treatment for vaginal discomfort due to menopause, and has a much lower risk of the cancers and cardiovascular events typically associated with hormone therapy.
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Why is my Vigina itchy inside no discharge?

There are several potential causes of an itchy vagina or vulva with no discharge. These include razor burn, eczema, and pubic lice. Some home remedies, such as wearing breathable underwear and taking an oatmeal bath, can work to relieve the symptoms.
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How do you stop a girl from itching down there?

13 Easy Ways To Soothe An Itchy Vagina Area, According To Gynecologists
  1. Check your soap. ...
  2. Rethink using pads. ...
  3. Use an over-the-counter cream, like Vagisil. ...
  4. Apply Vaseline. ...
  5. Use yeast infection cream. ...
  6. Take a sitz bath with lukewarm water. ...
  7. Try an over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream.
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Can hormone imbalance cause vulvar itching?

Menopause / Low Estrogen Levels

Vaginal itching is a common symptom of low estrogen levels, which cause vaginal dryness. Over time, vaginal dryness leads to irritation and itching, and can even be painful. Low estrogen levels, though most often related to menopause, can also affect much younger women.
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