Sooner or later, any woman is forced to go to the doctor with symptoms, somewhat embarrassing to describe. Redness, itching of the genitals, swelling of the mucosa, abdominal pain, foul-smelling vaginal discharge …
These factors affect the glycogen content in the vaginal wall, which is transformed into lactic acid at a sufficiently high concentration (pH 4-4.5), and thus prevents the spread of harmful bacteria. Alkaline conditions in the vagina can cause the spread of gynecological diseases.
Treatment of vaginitis
The truth is that the use of antibiotics for the treatment of vaginitis, can even make the problem worse, causing the spread of fungal infection. Chemicals and drugs often cause allergic reactions and excessive dryness. At the same time, there are natural remedies, capable of normalizing female genital microflora and used to eliminate the unwanted manifestations of vaginitis.
Before starting any treatment, you should make some tests to find out which pathogen- triggered the disease (bacteria or fungi).
Decoction of chamomile, since antiquity, was used to help women to maintain their health. Bring 2 tablespoons of dried chamomile flowers to a boil in 1 liter of water, and let stand for 5-10 minutes.Then strain the liquid and wash the affected area with this remedy two or tree times a day, until the microflora is normalized. For the prevention of vaginal infections, you should consume a sufficient quantity of dairy products, you should use clothes of natural fabrics, and for the intimate hygiene, you should use soft products that contain lactic acid.
It’s also important: inspire your partner to take a shower or at least rinse before intercourse to minimize penetration of foreign bacteria into the vagina.