Vaginal Discharge Home Care
Home care for an abnormal vaginal discharge includes:
- Take prescribed medications as directed:
- Don't skip doses of your medication. This makes them less effective.
- Be aware of the common side effects that may be caused by your medication.
- Take lukewarm baths to reduce genital irritation:
- Gently dry the genitals after bathing.
For more information:
Vaginal Discharge Warning Signs
Notify your doctor for abnormal vaginal discharge and any of the following:
Continue to Vaginal Discharge Prevention
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