Posted by: stinky winky | 2004/01/19

something fishy... and miserable

I have for the past three to four years been having the badly fishy smelly discharge. I've been to gynae who at first prescribed a betadine douche which i used and did the trick however shortly after completing the bottle it went back to smelly again- I've also been on some antibiotics- and again back to same ol. I've purchased a medaspoor cream which I inserted thereafter it's back again- The discharge sometimes is very light yellowish however most of the time smooth white and the smell persist. I've read in a home remedy book to try 10ml plain white vinegar and approx 600ml water for douching, that also does not help- I'll feel I could be doing more harm this way- i sometimes experience a slight itch. My husband is not very impressed with the situation. Kindly assist as i'm becoming desperate.

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The quickest way to sort this out is to know exactly what the cause of the discharge is. You can do this by asking your doctor to take a swab and send it to the laboratory. Then you will know what you are treating.

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