What helps BV go away naturally? Probiotics, live bacteria found in some foods and supplements, might help restore balance to your vaginal bacteria. Studies show that eating yogurt or probiotic supplements may treat bacterial vaginosis, and is quite safe. Another promising remedy is boric acid, a white powder with antifungal and antiviral properties.
Can coconut oil cause bacterial infection? Coconut oil is oil based which can put your as risk for a biofilm in your vagina and therefore at risk for recurrent bacterial infections. Also, anytime your natural vagina flora is affected you can put yourself at risk for a yeast infection.
How do I get rid of BV for life?
- Pay attention to vaginal hygiene. You don’t need to do much to keep your vaginal area clean.
- Wear breathable underwear.
- Ask about boric acid suppositories.
- Use condoms.
- Maintain a healthy vaginal pH.
- Take a probiotic.
- Find healthy ways to destress.
Why am I getting BV all the time? BV is a result of an imbalance of “good” and “harmful” bacteria in a vagina. Douching, not using condoms, and having new or multiple sex partners can upset the normal balance of vaginal bacteria, increasing your risk for getting BV.