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Generic Name: CLOTRIMAZOLE - VAGINAL Pronounced: (kloe-TRIM-a-zole) 3-Day Vaginal Vagl Uses
This medication is used to treat vaginal yeast infections.
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). Some products come with a
skin cream to be applied to the area around the outside of the
Ask your doctor before using this medication for
self-treatment if this is your first vaginal infection. This medication only
works for vaginal fungal infections. You may have a different type of infection
(such as bacterial vaginosis) and may need a different
If you have fever, chills, flu-like symptoms,
stomach/abdominal pain, or a bad-smelling vaginal discharge, do not use this
Definition Vaginal sling procedures help control stress incontinence , urine leakage that can happen when you laugh, cough, sneeze, lift things, or exercise. They help close your urethra (the tube that carries urine from the bladder to the outside) and the bladder neck (the part of the bladder that connects to the urethra). See also: Artificial sphincter surgery - urinary Urinary incontinence - collagen implants Urinary incontinence - retropubic suspension Urinary incontinence - tension-free vaginal tape Alternative Names Pubo-vaginal sling; Transobdurator sling Description Vaginal sling procedures use: Tissue from your body Tissue from someone else's body Man-made (synthetic) material The doctor will make one small surgical cut in your vagina and another small cut just above your pubic hair or in the creases of your thighs. Most of the procedure is done through the cut in your vagina. The doctor creates a sling from the body tissue or synthetic material. The sling passes under your urethra bladder ...
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