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Vaginitis is described medically as irritation and/or inflammation of the vagina. Vaginitis is a very common disease affecting millions of women each year. The three most common vaginal infections are bacterial vaginosis (BV), candida vaginitis (yeast infection) and trichomonas vaginitis ("trich").

Vaginal infections can produce a variety of symptoms, such as abnormal or increased discharge, itching, fishy odor, irritation, painful urination or vaginal bleeding. When you have vaginitis, you may have some or all of these symptoms.
Novo Nordisk reaches exclusive agreement to market Vagifem 10 mcg

Novo Nordisk reaches exclusive agreement to market Vagifem 10 mcg

Montana State University offers new biomedical technologies for prevention, treatment of viral infections

Montana State University offers new biomedical technologies for prevention, treatment of viral infections

China Sky One Medical receives SFDA approval for producing Ciclopirox Olamine Vaginal Suppositories

China Sky One Medical receives SFDA approval for producing Ciclopirox Olamine Vaginal Suppositories

Gen-Probe's APTIMA Trichomonas assay receives European CE mark

Gen-Probe's APTIMA Trichomonas assay receives European CE mark

Bayer sues Teva, Barr in connection with oral contraceptive Gianvi

Bayer sues Teva, Barr in connection with oral contraceptive Gianvi

PregLem reports positive Phase III data from PEARL I study of Esmya for uterine fibroids

PregLem reports positive Phase III data from PEARL I study of Esmya for uterine fibroids

Big Ow awareness campaign

Big Ow awareness campaign

NIH awards $14.6M for Eukaryotic Pathogen Genome Database Resource expansion

NIH awards $14.6M for Eukaryotic Pathogen Genome Database Resource expansion

FDA approves Bayer's IUD Mirena for treating heavy menstrual bleeding

FDA approves Bayer's IUD Mirena for treating heavy menstrual bleeding

New strategy to treat human infections caused by the yeast Candida albicans

New strategy to treat human infections caused by the yeast Candida albicans

Everything that itches isn't a yeast infection!

Everything that itches isn't a yeast infection!

FDA approves treatment for bacterial vaginosis

FDA approves treatment for bacterial vaginosis

No apparent increase in coronary heart disease for women who initiate hormone therapy

No apparent increase in coronary heart disease for women who initiate hormone therapy

Warning of risk of from vaginal oestrogen

Warning of risk of from vaginal oestrogen

Specific bacterial markers for bacterial vaginosis discovered

Specific bacterial markers for bacterial vaginosis discovered

New treatments for common vaginal infection being studied

New treatments for common vaginal infection being studied

FDA approval of cream to treat bacterial vaginosis

FDA approval of cream to treat bacterial vaginosis

Zengen announces positive results of treatment for vaginal yeast infection

Zengen announces positive results of treatment for vaginal yeast infection