About Yeast Infections

A yeast infection is caused by an overgrowth of yeast in the vagina. As many as 3 out of 4 women experience a yeast infection at some point in their lifetime.

Causes

Yeast infections are caused by an imbalance in the normal environment of the vagina.

Symptoms

Not sure if you have a yeast infection? Here are some common symptoms...

Tips to Prevent

Following some simple tips—from avoiding tight-fitting pantyhose to wearing cotton underwear—may keep you from getting a yeast infection.

What Increases Your Risk?

Did you know? Certain medical conditions and medications can increase your risk of developing a yeast infection.

Treatment Options

MONISTAT® products, available in creams, suppositories and Ovule inserts, don’t just relieve uncomfortable symptoms, they cure most vaginal yeast infections.

When to See Your Doctor

Know when it’s time to talk with your doctor.