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what will cause a bad smell after your periods?

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Having a bad rotten smell after your periods,what could be the couse?
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First Helper Thandeka

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replied September 12th, 2011

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Rotten smell can be due to vaginitis,pelvic infection or fungal infection.
Avoid intercourse,tampoon use.
Apply Cotrimazole ointment at bed time daily for 5 days which is available OTC.
Wash the area twice with antibacterial soiap and water.
If the symptoms persist consider visiting a Gynaecologist for evaluation.

Take Care!

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replied October 14th, 2012
rotten fish smell after periods or even mormal days
so Cotrimazole is applied 'inside' the vagina??for rotten fish smell after periods?
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