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Forum Name: Fungal infections

Question: yeat or something else?

 kathy - Thu Sep 23, 2004 11:26 am

i took an over the counter medication for yeast infection before i went to bed. later in the day i started this something i should worry about? or is it normal?
 Theresa Jones, RN - Sun Oct 03, 2004 7:17 am

User avatar Hi Kathy,
The most common side effect of vaginal yeast medications is burning and itching. Although bleeding isn't one of the listings it's not impossible. Was the bleeding perhaps, close to your regular menstrual cycle or related to birth control?

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