• Bacterial vaginosis is one of the most common vaginal infections
  • It refers to the increase in level of bacteria in the vaginal area
CAUSES
  • Using intrauterine devices for contraception
  • Prolonged intake of antibiotics
  • Vaginal douching
  • Smoking
  • Multiple sexual partners
SYMPTOMS
  • Excessive vaginal discharge
  • Fishy odour with discharge
  • Vaginal itching
  • Pain during urination
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using yogurt

    1. Take a cotton pad
    2. Dip it in yogurt
    3. Apply this yogurt on the vagina
    4. Repeat 3 times a day
  2. Natural home remedy using milk and turmeric powder

    1. Take 1 glass of warm milk
    2. Add 1 tsp of turmeric powder
    3. Mix well
    4. Drink this mixture everyday till the condition is cured
  3. Natural home remedy using margosa leaves

    1. Take a handful of margosa leaves
    2. Heat on a pan for 3 min
    3. Allow it to cool
    4. Crush them into a fine powder
    5. Take 2 tsp of this margosa powder
    6. Add a little water
    7. Mix well
    8. Apply the paste, in and around the vagina
    9. Repeat 2 times a day till the condition is cured
TIPS
  • Consume yogurt everyday
  • Wash and dry your vagina after sexual intercourse
  • Maintain good vaginal hygiene
  • Use good quality sanitary napkins

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.