Vaginal odor and discharge

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Avatar_f_tn I am 17 and have had 2 sexual partners. I have white discharge and odor, but i've experienced this since before I was sexually active. Actually i've had it for as long as I can remember. Then first time I had sex I was afraid my boyfriend at the time would think I was gross. I have a habit of "tucking" my underwear. I usually wear thongs could that have something to do with it?
Avatar_f_tn And now that I'm pregnant I have increased discharge and vaginal odor. I've been using feminine wash but nothing seems to help.... ? Any suggestions?
2104569_tn?1333759402 treated, but for some reason discharge is present and n ow with odor. I've ruled out the cause of sexual activities. What exactly may be the cause for that.
Avatar_n_tn coz i've had that before and was given a vaginal suppository for it, the fishy odor and the rotten smell of the discharge immediately went away after the suppository... you maybe had some douches used that's why the pH level on your vagina was affected that caused the infection, coz that's what caused mine...and bacterial vaginosis often occurs on women after giving birth...so you better have yourself diagnosed and treated ok...goodluck and god bless...
Avatar_m_tn Hello, The bad smell can be due to bacterial vaginosis. In addition to unpleasant "fishy" vaginal odor, thin white or yellowish discharge from vagina may also be present. Diagnosis can be confirmed after pelvic examination and microscopic examination of the vaginal discharge. Treatment is by metronidazole and clindamycin. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided.
Avatar_n_tn i need help,i always have a odor smell on and off here and there....i alwaya has discharges and im still a virgin...sometimes i have itching and buring could vaginal creams help??? What could i do...could it be a yeast infection!!
Avatar_f_tn No itch, no burn, no discharge, just a bad smell and I'm embarrassed and afraid if I use a condom the latex will burn. Is it and std? Or just an after sex odor?
Avatar_m_tn It is the most common cause of abnormal vaginal odor and discharge. It is caused by a change in the type of bacteria found in the vagina. Diagnosis can be confirmed after pelvic examination and microscopic examination of the vaginal discharge. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps.
Avatar_f_tn HI, Vaginal odour and discharge can be an indication of infection. It may also be noted that semen has a fishy odour. Hence keeping the area clean and dry is essential. You can also use antiseptic vaginal pessaries. If they do not give any relief then it would be best to consult your Doctor for an examination. Vaginal swab test and Pap smear may be necessary to make a diagnosis. The answer is based on information provided.
Avatar_m_tn A couple months ago, I began noticing an unpleasant vaginal odor and i had abnormal discharge. I saw a gynecologist as soon as possible and was treated for a yeast infection and it was recommended for me to start taking probiotics, so I started taking Flora pills for vaginal health. The infection seemed to go away but maybe a month ago it started coming back (I hadn't taken the probiotics for a while).
Avatar_f_tn I have noticed that after having sex with my husband when he has taken cialis I have a stong unpleasant vaginal odor, is it possible the drug is transferred to me via his ejaculate and I am having a negative reaction.
516624_tn?1211651247 I am 16 years old, and i've started to have a pretty strong vaginal odor. It started about five to seven months ago, and i usually have a little bit of milky white discharge that smells sour. I bathe everyday, but after an hour or two the smell is back. The discharge dries a yellowish color on my underwear, and the smell seeps into my clothing so i feel uncomfortable doing some normal activities. It doesn't itch, and it's progressively gotten worse.
Avatar_f_tn Diagnosis can be confirmed after pelvic examination and microscopic examination of the vaginal discharge. Treatment is by metronidazole and clindamycin. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
Avatar_f_tn Diabetes too can increase the chances of vaginal infections and foul smelling discharge. A fishy odor that is felt most after sex or washing with soap goes in favor of bacterial vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is usually caused by Gardnerella vaginalis bacteria or a combination of bacteria. A decrease in the good bacterial flora (lactobacillus) and an increase in infection causing bacterial is the cause. It is not clear how the infection comes.
Avatar_n_tn I am 35 years of age, 8 weeks pregnant and have noticed an odor for the vaginal area that I have never smelt before. Is this normal?
Avatar_f_tn Im having a problem with vaginal odor and am looking for a wau to get rid of ot.it smell really bad on the inside mainly,everytime i had sex with may bf has smelled and i can smell it on may pants and even when i am just sitting down. I've never had this problem before and dont smell anywhere else. Please help me is greatly appreciated..
Avatar_f_tn I have noticed a bad odor lately.. Could this be caused by vaginal dryness? I am 57 & obviously post menopausal. What could be the cause and how can I treat it?
Avatar_f_tn The thing is that when I had it the first time the odor also came along with itching and discharge. This time I only have an odor. I know this odor is not normal but I'm not experiencing itching. I do however have a slight white, odorless discharge but Ive always had that. In the past month I have been sexually active with two different guys. I only had sex with each of them once.
Avatar_f_tn Hello, These symptoms can be due to bacterial vaginosis or TD’s if you are sexually active. In addition to unpleasant "fishy" vaginal odor, thin white or yellowish discharge from vagina may also be present. Diagnosis can be confirmed after pelvic examination and microscopic examination of the vaginal discharge. Treatment is by metronidazole and clindamycin.
Avatar_f_tn it sounds like you have chlamidia the odor and color either that or a bacteria infection. Does it ithch wash with mild soap and go to your local planned parent hood they give free std tests and could also tell you what you have.
Avatar_f_tn If you only experienced this odor once, and it has resolved, then I would not worry too much about it. If the odor returns or if you notice unusual discharge or pain when you are having sex, then you should see your ob/gyn to rule out any kind of vaginal infection. Good luck.
Avatar_f_tn I've been with my boyfriend for over a year now and we have sex regularly( Atleast 4 times a week) and I've been having awful discharge with an even worse smell. He swears I've been cheating because he said my vagina smells like condoms and its not his smell, but I've never cheated on him.What could this be?
Avatar_n_tn I have had a strong and foul odor from my vagina for about a month now. There is no discharge or discomfort. It is very embarrassing. I have only had 2 sexual partners within the last year. One I know is clean. The other looked fine but I know that means nothing and we did not use a condum. I have been taking alot of vitamin supplements lately. Namely Vitamin B (which is very similar to the odor), a multi-vitamin, calcium,lactobacillius acidophilus, Sam-E, and vitamin C.
Avatar_m_tn Diagnosis can be confirmed after pelvic examination and microscopic examination of the vaginal discharge. Treatment is by metronidazole((Flagyl, MetroGel) and clindamycin (Cleocin) which are available under prescription. They are available as pills or vaginal gels or creams. Please do not use any vaginal douches. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided.