Yeast are certain species of fungus (fungus naturally exist in the body). However, excessive fungus in the body can also cause problems. In fact, harmful bacteria will control the overall situation, crowding out benifical bacteria: this will change the body’s environment (or ecology) and cause infection where harmful bacteria invade.
Yeast infections may occur anywhere in the body, regardless of sex. Women between the ages of 16 and 35 are more likely to develop vaginal yeast infection, but it can also occur in girls in their teens or women over the age of 35. Vaginal yeast infection is not necessarily caused by sexual behavior.
The main symptom of vaginal yeast infection is itching sensation in the lower body. Other symptoms include vaginal secretion of a white, tasteless mucus, often accompanied by burning pain in the outer labia, especially when urination.
The main reason of yeast infection is the decrease of body immune ability caused by physical fatigue and the lack of rest or illness. Palindromic yeast infection may be caused by diseases such as diabetes or physical and mental stress. In addition, the use of antibiotics, including contraceptive, malnutrition and changes in food, may also be the causes.
Some yeast infections may occur at the end of the menstrual period, which may be caused by changes of hormone in the body and pH values, which usually do not require therapy, and will automatically disappear after the end of the menstrual period. Pregnant women are more likely to appear yeast infection.
Weather conditions also affect the risk of yeast infection. In the hot and damp weather, it is more likely to be infected. In winter, too thick clothes or too high indoor temperatures can increase the risk of yeast infection.
Over-the-counter drugs for the treatment of yeast infection contain one of the following four active components: Butoconazole, Clotrimazole, Miconazoleand and Tioconazole.
These drugs belong to the same antifacial family and act on the same principle - breaking the cell membrane of the false silk letter until the cells are finally decomposed, and the FDA approved bumazole 3 and VagstatM prescription drugs into over-the-counter drugs in December 1996 and February 1997, respectively. Other drugs have long been listed as over-the-counter drugs.
Although these drugs are effective, the recurrence rate after treatment is very high, about half of the patients recur within four weeks after healing, and these drugs have a variety of side effects. Common but not too serious side effects are headaches, vaginal burns, infections, pain banks, and inflammation. The less common side effects are skin pain, sore throat, abdominal pain, nasal moxibustion, urinary pain, frequent nocturnal urination, vulvar swelling and pain during intercourse.
The TCM holds the view that yeast infection is the result of stasis and the damp-hot accumulations into toxin and accumulating in private parts, or the Yin deficiency of liver and kidney, so the disease comes into being.
The formula of Fuyan Pill own peach kernel and safflower, which can promote blood circulation and relieve pain, it can work with the effect of anti-inflammatory and analgesic. The antipyretic and antidote elements in it can replace the role of antibiotics by anti-inflammation, nourish the spleen and disinhibiting dampness.