Symptoms of vaginal thrush include:

  • White vaginal discharge which is normally creamy, in texture and looks like cottage cheese. The discharge is generally not associated with a smell.
  • Itching, redness, soreness and swelling around the vagina and its entrance
  • Soreness and stinging during sexual intercourse and sometimes when passing urine

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Authored Aug 13, 2020 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Jun 15, 2021 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm