Do cranberry supplements help with bacterial vaginosis?

Answer On One Hand: Cranberries help cure UTI'sMany people confuse UTIs (urinary tract infections) with BV (bacterial vaginosis). Cranberry supplements and cranberry juice are commonly used as home remedi... Read More »

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Can bacterial vaginosis be treated with Keflex/Cephalexin?

No! Bacterial Vaginosis has to be treated with medication with anaerobic coverage and Keflex doesn't have any. Not to mention, it will may make it worse by killing the good normal flora and causing... Read More »

How long does it take bacterial vaginosis to clear up with treatment?

On One Hand: Gone by the end of antibiotic treatmentDrug treatment recommended for bacterial vaginosis generally lasts seven days, according to "Medical-Surgical Nursing, Sixth Edition," by Joyce M... Read More »

Is bacterial vaginosis bad?

On One Hand: Symptoms Mild at WorstBacterial vaginosis can cause mild inflammation of the vagina and upper genital tract, which may include mild vaginal irritation but is mainly marked by a thin, w... Read More »

How to Prevent BV (Bacterial Vaginosis)?

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is an illness caused by an imbalance of bacteria in the vagina which in turn causes an overgrowth of certain bacteria. BV is a common vaginal infection, especially among wo... Read More »