Our expert says:
I think it is wise that you are taking pro-biotics as your history of re-current vaginal infections seem to be a major problem. In addition it is important that not only your get treated but your partner needs to be treated as well. If despite treating your partner as well and the presence of vaginal infections still persist the use of vaginal douching may be helpful in your particular case. There is no reason for you to forget about IVF. Many patients fall pregnant and don’t miscarry even in the presence of infections. The fact that you had a miscarriage does not necessarily mean it was due to the infection. If despite taking all the necessary precautions, the prudent use of anti-biotics and pro-biotics and vaginal douches and the infection is still present, you may then have to go ahead with the IVF cycle in the presence of bacteria.
Answered by: Dr Y.M. Dasoo
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