How can I stop recurring BV?
How Can Recurrent Bacterial Vaginosis Be Prevented?Limit the number of sex partners.Avoid douching.Use all of the medication prescribed for treatment of bacterial vaginosis, even after the signs and symptoms are gone..
Can BV go away on its own after period?
Bacterial vaginosis is usually a mild problem that may go away on its own in a few days. But it can lead to more serious problems. So it’s a good idea to see your doctor and get treatment.
Can my boyfriend keep giving me BV?
There’s no way for men to get BV. However, experts aren’t as sure about whether men can spread BV to female partners. Women can develop BV regardless of whether they’re sexually active. But sexually active women do have a higher risk of developing bacterial vaginosis.
Has anyone had a miscarriage due to BV?
No significant association was seen between bacterial vaginosis infection and miscarriage during the first trimester, but infection was associated with a 3.5-fold increase in miscarriage risk during weeks 13-15.
What does it mean when you keep getting BV?
BV is linked to an imbalance of “good” and “harmful” bacteria that are normally found in a woman’s vagina. Having a new sex partner or multiple sex partners, as well as douching, can upset the balance of bacteria in the vagina. This places a woman at increased risk for getting BV.