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I have used a pessary for thursh for the first time are you

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I have used a pessary for thursh for the first time are you meant to feel burning and it string when I this normal . I'm scared
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 3 years ago.
Dr. K. :

Hello, this is Dr K.. Answers are not medical advice and do not constitute a doctor/patient relationship. I look forward to helping you today.

Dr. K. :

Yes the antifungal medication can burn a lot for several hours and make it hurt if you urinate

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : I'm sit here crying cause I'm scared
Dr. K. :

It does not mean anything is wrong It is actually due to the infection and does not mean theres anything wrong with the medication

Dr. K. :

It helps to use an icepack as much as possible for the first few hours

Dr. K. :

No need to be scared. Its very normal

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : How long dose it take to dissolve ?
Dr. K. :

a few hours but it will continue to come out over about 2 days

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : And my muscle keep contacting
JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : Is that normal ?
Dr. K. :

yes it is

Dr. K. :

You may also be nervous

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : I feel like I want to pee all the time
Dr. K. :

Is it possible you also have a bladder infection?

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : No it only sinice had the pessary
Dr. K. :

Ok then it should go away soon

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : I'm just so scared
Dr. K. :

No need to be A yeast infection is very common You will feel much better tomorrow

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : Could I be peeing a lot cause I'm anxitey
Dr. K. :

Sure could

JACUSTOMER-6s93ylrt- : Scared I case it don't dissolve
Dr. K. :

It always dissolves You dont need to worry about that