Every woman goes to the gynecologist for a regular review, but sometimes it’s hardly go and talk for these symptoms, redness, genital itching, swelling of the mucous membranes, abdominal pain, smelly secretions …
Maybe you do not know what is vaginitis, it is an inflammation of the lining of the vagina caused by pathogenic bacteria or fungi.
This disease affects about a third of women of reproductive age.
To understand the cause of vaginitis is important to know that the vagina is the main home for many different microorganisms (beneficial and pathogenic). Their balance depends on age, lifestyle and function of a woman’s ovaries.
All of these affect the glycogen content of the vaginal wall, which is converted to a high concentration of lactic acid (pH 4-4.5) and prevent the spread of bad bacteria. Alkaline environment in the vagina can lead to various diseases.
Often we take antibiotics to treat this condition, but we do not know that we can only exacerbate the problem even more, which results in the spread of fungal infections. The drug and other chemicals can cause allergic reactions and excessive dryness.
But there are natural remedies that normalize microflora of the vagina and helps eliminate unwanted signs of vaginitis, and the best thing is that you have in your home. It is important to know: Before starting treatment, however, need to do some tests and find out exactly what caused the disease (bacteria or yeast).
Primary means for vaginitis
Mix 2 tablespoons of vinegar with 4 cups of boiled hot water. Rinse the exterior of your genitals with this solution. This procedure is repeated every day until the unpleasant symptoms disappear.
Decoction of chamomile
Put 4 cups of water to boil and add 2 tablespoons of dried flowers of chamomile and simmer for 5-10 minutes. Rinse and wash with this decoction, taking into account the severity of the disease. Follow this treatment until microflora normalized.
Dissolve 1 tablespoon lemon juice in a 4 cups of lukewarm water. Take a shower with this mixture.
In order to prevent further vaginal infections, eat more dairy products, use linen of natural fabrics, and for intimate hygiene use gentle products,that contain lactic acid.
It is also important your partner to take good care of his personal hygiene, especially before sexual activity to minimize the introduction of alien bacteria in the vagina.