Vaginal fungus is often found when conducting a smear on the microflora. This phenomenon has received in gynecology name vaginal candidiasis, because mostly is caused by fungi of the genus Candida. Among women, this violation is known as thrush. Well, let’s see, let’s look at the symptoms and treatment of the disease.
What symptoms may occur when the fungus of the vagina?
At first, as a rule, the woman notes the increase in secretions, which at the same time lose its transparency and become whitish color. Then, a few hours there is itching, burning in the vaginal area, which over time is enhanced and gives a woman great discomfort. Discharge is becoming a more thick consistency, slipping into the cereal, and in appearance resemble cottage cheese. As a rule, their presence and forces you to seek medical advice.
How to cure fungus of the vagina?
It should be noted that for proper and effective treatment is necessary to consult a doctor. As a rule, with the apparent symptoms diagnosis is easy. In cases where cheesy discharge or they are quite scant, doctors prescribe vaginal smear to determine the type of fungus.
Treatment of fungus of the vagina is not without antibacterial agents. In this case, use the following types of antibiotics:
- antibacterial drug of the triazole series, Flucostat, Diflucan, Mycosyst;
- polyene series — Levorin, Nystatin;
- imidazolone drugs — Ketoconazole, Clotrimazole;
- macrolides — Pimafuzin, Natamycin.
In cases where a fungus is the causative agent not identified, are assigned a combination of drugs, until it is installed. An example of such drugs can be polizhinaks, terzhinan.
Thus, as can be seen from the article, the drugs used at this violation, many. Therefore, their appointment should be dealt with solely by the physician.