Vaginal Antifungal candles - an effective tool

April 13, 2013

 antifungal vaginal suppositories
 In recent years there has been an increased incidence of fungal infections, including the growth of fungal infections of the female genital organs. These diseases often have a tendency to chronic recurrent course that makes the most efficient development of new tools for their treatment, which include vaginal antifungal candle.

 Vaginal Antifungal candles - an effective tool

What suppositories often prescribed for thrush

Thrush or vaginal candidiasis - is an infection caused by a yeast-like fungi genus Candida. There are several types of fungi, but often causes candidiasis subspecies Candida albicans. Several years ago, other subspecies of fungi of the genus Candida is virtually candidiasis. But today there is a growing activity of these subspecies that often exhibit resistance to antifungal drugs. Antifungal drug for topical administration include vaginal suppositories such as pimafutsin, livarol, Zalain, dafnedzhin, gyno-pevaril, Ginezol 7 Makmiror complex. Available as vaginal tablets (500 antifungol, imide, kandizol, clotrimazole) and vaginal capsules (lomeksin).

Another feature of candidiasis is that it is rare as a separate infection, often being one of the originators of mixed fungal-bacterial, fungal-trihomonadnyh, bacterial and fungal-trichomonas infection.

For the treatment of such mixed infections are applied combined suppositories Vaginal suppositories - for contraception and treatment of inflammation  Vaginal suppositories - for contraception and treatment of inflammation
 For example, terzhinan and Polizhinaks.

 Vaginal Antifungal candles - an effective tool

Vaginal candles protivorgribkovym action

  • Vaginal candles pimafutsin Pimafucin - help in difficult times  Pimafucin - help in difficult times
 . Active ingredient of the candle is an antifungal antibiotic natamycin does not act only locally, not being absorbed into the blood and providing a moderate antifungal activity. Because of the almost complete absence of side effects commonly used in the treatment of yeast infection in pregnant women. Assign one pimafutsin candles at night for 3-6 days.
  • Vaginal candles livarol (active substance - ketoconazole). It suppresses the livelihoods and at the same time destroys the cells of most fungi genus Candida. In addition, it suppresses the livelihoods of some opportunistic bacteria (streptococci and staphylococci). Unlike pimafutsin pregnancy used with caution, and in the first trimester generally contraindicated. Also used one suppository daily for at least three days.
  • Vaginal candles gyno-pevaril (active substance - econazole). Issued vaginal suppositories of 50 and 150 mg. An effective antifungal broad spectrum, has an activity in relation to gram-positive bacteria. Can partially absorbed into the blood is therefore contraindicated in the first trimester of pregnancy. Candles 50 mg administered once a day for two weeks, 150 mg - for three days.
  • Vaginal candles Ginezol 7 (active substance - miconazole). Just as Gino-pevaril is effective not only against fungi Candida genus, but also against gram-positive bacteria. Partially absorbed into the bloodstream, quickly eliminates the typical thrush itching. Do not suppress beneficial microflora of the vagina, and does not change the acidity. Assign to one candle per night during the week.
  • Vaginal candles Zalain (active substance - sertikonazol). The drug is for single use only. It has a broad spectrum antifungal activity, is also active against staphylococci and streptococci. It not absorbed into the blood, so is not contraindicated during pregnancy, but clinical experience with the drug in pregnant women do not.
  • Vaginal tablets imide antifungol 500 kandizol, clotrimazole (active substance clotrimazole). All of the vaginal tablets have a broad spectrum antifungal activity, and suppress the vital activity of certain Gram-positive (streptococci and staphylococci) and Gram (gardnerellas) bacteria and trichomonas. All of these drugs are contraindicated in the first trimester of pregnancy.

 Vaginal Antifungal candles - an effective tool

Vaginal suppositories with the combined action

When mixed vaginal infections How to avoid vaginal infection  How to avoid vaginal infection
   preference is given to a combination of topical drugs.

Vaginal tablets terzhinan. The composition of this formulation includes four active substances. Ternidazol and nystatin Nystatin - help with candidiasis  Nystatin - help with candidiasis
   have antifungal activity, in addition, has a strong protivotrihomonadnyh ternidozol action inhibits gardnerellas livelihoods. Neomycin - aminoglycoside antibiotic, is active against most opportunistic microorganisms that live in the walls of the vagina. Prednisolone - glucocorticoid hormone, reduces inflammation, swelling and itching.

Today, at the disposal of professionals it has a large arsenal of antifungal vaginal suppositories. But to use them on their own, without these laboratory tests are not recommended.

Galina Romanenko

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Isolated as white flakes: to engage in self-worth does not

May 2, 2012

 selection in the form of white flakes
 If a woman appeared from the genital organs of any kind, you should not try to cure yourself, you need to seek medical help. Self in this case could lead to the fact that the process passes acute to chronic, which is much more difficult to treat.

 Isolated as white flakes: to engage in self-worth does not

Why can appear as a highlight white flakes

Such isolation (they are also called curd) are often a sign of vaginal candidiasis or thrush - a disease caused by the yeast genus Candida. The disease is not always the result of infection, very often it is caused by fungi own, which constantly live on the mucous membranes of the genital tract, with a decrease in immunity.

But the problem is that cheesy discharge may be more noticeable, signs and other hiding some sexual infections, so before you start treatment, it is necessary to undergo laboratory examination.

It is possible that in addition to fungi of the genus Candida will show up, and other infectious agents, of bacterial origin (eg, gonorrhea - it may well take place hidden), intracellular pathogens infections (chlamydia, ureaplasma, mycoplasma) or protozoa (trichomoniasis).

 Isolated as white flakes: to engage in self-worth does not

How else appears thrush in women

Thrush often begins with burning and itching in the genital area. Do not notice this symptom is not possible, because it is usually very concerned about women. But every body reacts to a particular infection on their own, so some women have itching and burning can not be, or these symptoms are not too severe.

In the genital area at first appear redness and swelling of the mucous membrane, and then reddened edematous mucosa occur grains cheesy plaque. At first, this plaque can be easily removed, but gradually raids grow, become firmly seated in the mucous membrane of the film. If you try to remove a film, we can see that this is not easy, and after removal of the surface of the mucous membrane starts to bleed.

At the same time can receive allocation, initially colorless, then yellow (indicating additional bacterial infection), which contain flakes of curdled white. Selections can be heavy and, on the other hand, scarce.

If this condition is not the time to treat, after a while it will reduce symptoms, will not be as pronounced (erased). This is a sign that the process became protracted. The flow can be characterized by frequent exacerbations of the disease, when reappear severe itching, a burning sensation in the genital area and abundant cheesy discharge.

Whether in this case, women infected sexual partner? All depends on its immunity. With good immunity of man can not be infected, but if the immune system is lowered, then he also shows signs of candidiasis.

 Isolated as white flakes: to engage in self-worth does not

How to specify the diagnosis of disease

Will laboratory studies. The scrapings taken from the walls of the vagina, with candidiasis under the microscope, you can see a large number of clusters of fungi of the genus Candida, and long strands of his pseudomycelium. Held as crop nutrient discharges to the environment in order to identify the infectious agent (in fact, he may be more than one) and its sensitivity to various antibacterial and antifungal agents.

 Isolated as white flakes: to engage in self-worth does not

How is thrush

First of all, you need to know what should be treated, both sexual partners. Even if a man is not sick, he still is a carrier of Candida and the woman after treatment can reinfect him.

In order to suppress the vital activity of infectious agents, antifungal drugs administered, both inside and on the locally. Inside most commonly prescribed fluconazole Fluconazole - used with caution  Fluconazole - used with caution
 Which in mild forms of candidiasis is enough to take one time. But often recurrent thrush this is not enough, and under the supervision of a physician and laboratory studies fluconazole administered once a month, achieving the state of stable remission. In some cases, fluconazole has to take up to a year.

Locally administered vaginal suppositories Vaginal suppositories - for contraception and treatment of inflammation  Vaginal suppositories - for contraception and treatment of inflammation
   tablets or antifungal agents, such as clotrimazole, pimafutsin and so on. Candles are usually inserted into the vagina once a day at bedtime for seven to ten days. In milder forms of local treatment of thrush is usually sufficient.

In addition, to reduce the unpleasant symptoms of thrush hip baths are appointed with a 2% solution of soda, a light solution of potassium permanganate, herbal extracts (chamomile, St. John's wort, sage Sage - cvyaschennaya grass  Sage - cvyaschennaya grass
 , Yarrow and other), whereupon the mucous membrane lubricated 5% glycerol brown Glycerine: a miracle ingredient for skin and hair  Glycerine: a miracle ingredient for skin and hair
   or methylene blue.

When any discharge the woman should see a doctor immediately.

Galina Romanenko

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