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Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
4/24/2015 1:16:43 AM

Reviewer: The Queen, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had a hysterectomy on 3-4-15.. went for checkup on 3-22-15.. had BV.. dr prescribed gel.. took it everything was fine.. Then I noticed a slight discharge. I thought it was a yeast infection because antibiotics can give you one. went to dr on 4-14-15 low and behold BV again.. she said my Ph balance could be off because of surgery.. I'm on 4th dose of gel now.. Let's see what happens.. no ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
4/14/2015 12:58:54 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Hated that I had the discharge with the product and it did cause my period to come earlier than expected. Also, after seeing my primary doctor (prev going to urgent care) it was determined that I kept getting it because my boyfriend was using a soap that was too strong for my body to handle. He has since changed to a mild soap and I have no recurrence of the issue. Girls, you might want to see if ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
9/27/2014 3:12:09 AM

Reviewer: Blahhh, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've suffered with BV for a couple of months now, but whenever I use this gel it takes that strong odor away. However, I got a yeast infection the first time ever using the gel and now on the second day of using it I started to notice clumpy white stuff coming out of me, but it's odorless. Not sure if it's a yeast infection or an side effect

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
7/26/2014 3:50:30 PM

Reviewer: patient101, 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was prescribed this gel twice a day for 14 days, it is the longest I have seen prescribed, but I trust my doctor. I did not notice any symptoms of BV except for minor odor occasionally.My pap smear is what identified the infection.I have only put in two treatments and after the second I noticed the discharge as most have described. I feel bloated and slightly fatigued.

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
7/23/2014 1:44:15 AM

Reviewer: aubz110, Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ive been suffering from BV since Ive gotten on birth control and my life has been miserable. My doctor finally prescribed me this gel to take for 5 days and I noticed after the first use I had a little white clumpy discharge. After the second use I did not notice anything. From the 3rd use and on the white clumpy discharge came back but it is very mild. Im confused as to whether this is a yeast in ... Show Full Comment

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